PhotographerBogdan Chesaru
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryConstanta, Romania
Photo Dateoctober 29, 2013
Entry Description

Memet Genghiz, 6, runs through a field near the shack in which he lives with his family on the outskirts of Eforie Sud, Romania, October 29, 2013. About 100 Roma, half of them children, were forcibly evicted by local authorities in the town of Eforie Sud in south-east Romania on September 27, 2013.

About Photographer

Bogdan Chesaru was born in Romania in 1978 and studied engineering before turning to photography. In 2009, he started working as a contract photographer for Jurnalul National and the Bucharest-based press photo agency Intact Images. For the last year, Bogdan has been focusing on environmental and social issues.