Awarded project grant from Swedish Artist foundation.

Happy to announce that my ongoing work about the Philippine Drug war and its aftermath has been awarded project grant from Swedish Artist foundation.

Funeral of Edward who was a shot in a police operation in the Philippines’ war on drugs. Edward and his cousin Billy Joe was killed during a police operation in Bagong Silang, police were looking for a suspect and six people were shot. Edward and his cousin Billy Joe was never suspected or even appeared on some so-called drug list.

 

AWARDED WORKING GRANT FROM THE SWEDISH AUTHOR’S FUND

Syrians seeking refuge in Bulgaria
I am Happy to announce that my work with Syrian refugees
has been awarded one years working grant from the Swedish Author Fund.
Swedish Authors’ Fund has awarded 177 grants. 22 of them went to the photographers.
Lars Tunbjörk and Jan Töve have received specific authoring money about 188 000 per year.
A five-year working grant of 104 000 per year was given to Nina Korhonen.
Two-year Grant of 90 000 SEK per year:

Krister Engström
Klara Kallstrom
Roine Magnusson

One-year Grant of 70 000 SEK per year:

Joakim Eneroth
Malin Gezelius
Olof Jarlbro
Gerry Johansson
Jens Lasthein
Stefan Lindberg F
Claes Löfgren
Hannah Modigh
Misha Pedan

One-year Grant of 50 000 SEK:

March Bäcker
Johan Bävman
Göran Ekström
Hakan Elofsson
David Magnusson
Susanne Otter Rock
Sven Persson