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Photographer From Bangladesh Helps Children Attend School And Shows How It Changes Them

A lot of photographers don’t stop at just taking pictures of beautiful sunsets or pretty models. Some of them manage to help other people: for instance, GMB Akash from Bangladesh. The man spends his money on helping children from poor families attend school and get education. Then he imprints in how they change in his works, showing how such a big life turn has influenced his fosterlings.

The photographer has made a project about child labor in Bangladesh

GMB Akash

GMB Akash is a global photographer born in Dhaka, the capital of Bangladesh. Through his works Akash has gained worldwide recognition, his photographs appeared on the covers of such magazines as Vogue, Time, Sunday Times, Der Spiegel, The Guardian, Marie Claire and others. Aside from his job, Akash engages in his own projects, one of which is dedicated to the problem of child labor in his homeland.

GMB Akash shows how children change after they start to get education

GMB Akash
GMB Akash

According to India Times, 4.8 millions of children in Bangladesh (which approximately equals 12.6% of all 5 to 14 years old children in the country) have to work in order to buy food or help their families.

Akash spends his own money on sending children to schools

GMB Akash
GMB Akash

Thanks to the photographer children can quit their jobs and start getting education

GMB Akash
GMB Akash

They’re given a chance to attend and finish school

GMB Akash
GMB Akash

In his photographs Akash shows how his fosterlings change

GMB Akash
GMB Akash

Thanks to Akash’s efforts, 30 children already started going to school

GMB Akash
GMB Akash

The photographer is planning to send other 10 kids to schools in future

GMB Akash

We hope that the photographer will be able to help even more children

GMB Akash
GMB Akash

For many of them Akash’s help is the only hope to get out of poverty

GMB Akash
GMB Akash

You can find these and other works of Akash on his Facebook page or his Instagram.

Photographer From Bangladesh Helps Children Attend School And Shows How It Changes Them
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