Unprivileged Happiness

Bangladesh, 2014

 

Celebrating Eid in Bangladesh to a kid means wearing a new dress, hanging around with friends and having delicious festival foods. Whether they get proper food, education, clothes and other basic needs throughout the whole year or not. On the Eid day, their parents at least try to give them a new dress to wear.

Artist invited some unprivileged kids to be his guest to have foods, fun and participate in a studio photo shoot. Kids gave pose in front of the camera.

According to International Labour Organization, there are 4.9 million working children in Bangladesh where 1.3 million children are estimated to be working 43 hours or more per week.