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Ghananian mother and daughter living in Santa Catarina, Brazil

This photo was taking during a Muslim wedding held in Tubarão, Santa Catarina. A group of Ghanaians eloped from their home country to find a better life in the south of Brazil. The photographer is a researcher in migration and international refugees law. She was invited to the wedding as part of her empirical research to make interviews, but was welcomed there as a good friend.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2020
Date Uploaded: 08.2020
Photo Location: Tubarão, Brazil
Camera: iPhone 7
Copyright: © Roberta Vianna