Build Hope In The City highlights the extraordinary lives of the poorest people living in capital cities such as Nairobi, Kenya, Port au Prince, Haiti and Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The thought-provoking exhibition, which was produced by Concern in conjunction with London-based photo agency Panos Pictures, was previously displayed in Trafalgar Square, London; City Hall in Belfast; the Diamond, Enniskillen; Ebrington Square, Derry and is now running in Stephen’s Green Park Dublin from September 10 to October 2, 2017.
Shoppers, commuters and tourists alike can marvel at the stunning images on 12 photographic pods, which were captured by renowned Welsh photographer Abbie Trayler-Smith, as they enjoy a leisurely stroll in the park.
Anne O’Mahony, Concern’s International Director of Programmes said with Bangladesh, Nairobi and Port Au Prince all making news headlines in recent weeks, Build Hope In The City is a timely event. She said,