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17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Bipul, 27 years old. He is from Bangladesh and he moved to the Maldives in search of a better future. After many years as an employee, he has opened his own barber salon.

According to data provided by the United Nations, the Maldivian islands, with an average of just half a meter above sea level, might be already partially submerged by water by the end of the century. It will be the first State in the world to disappear for the consequences of climate change.

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Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Maldives
Camera: ILCE-7RM2
Copyright: © edoardo delille