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LGBTQ rights in Eastern and Southern Europe [Pride Photos]

by Ioan Pupila 6 months ago

Thousands marchers protested against discrimination in Greece and Romania, June 10th 2018. Members of a LGBT police association turned out for the 14th edition of the pride parade in Athens. Since the leftist government took office in 2015, Greece has extended civil partnerships to same-sex couples, authorised sex changes from the age of 15 and legislated for children to be adopted by same-sex partners.A drag queen in front of the Greek parliament during the Athens pride parade. Photograph: Eleni Paroglou/IndieFrameGiant rainbow flag in Syntagma Square, Athens, 09.06.2018 -  Photo: Christos Zormpas / IndieFrame3,000 people marched through the city centre, celebrating a ruling made by the EU’s top court earlier this week. The European court of justice ruled i

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People in power – politicians and world leaders on IndieFrame

by Loke 6 months ago

Our everyday life is affected by their decisions and influence, and we count on them to manage society in our interests. Politicians and world leaders are present in our everyday and through our entire lives, although we rarely get to see their faces.In IndieFrame's growing archive you can find pictures of politicians, world leaders, pictures from parliaments of parliament buildings for illustrations, cover stories etc.Below are some pictures from our repporters from around the world.Julius Made from the Sierra Leone People's Party (SLPP) votes in the 2018 election, where he defeated the other major political party's – the All People's Congress (APC) – candidate, Ernest Bai Koroma. He is now the sitting president of Sierra Leone. By NyamacoroSilla. Alexey Naval

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Romania revokes 'Rosia Montana' nomination to UNESCO World Heritage List

by Ioan Pupila 6 months ago

Romania's Dăncilă Government blocked the procedure of listing Rosia Montana - historical Roman site Alburnus Maior - in UNESCO World Heritage. Authorities explanation for the decision is the ongoing trial of Romania vs. Canadian gold mining company Gabriel Resources. The company is asking Romanian state damages of USD 4.4 billion for having blocked the Rosia Montana mining project.River polluted with cyanide from previous minings near Rosia Montana - Photo: Romania Mea/ IndieFrame , June 7, 2017If not revoked, the decision of listing Rosia Montana as world heritage would have been pronounced 29.05 - 2.06.2018 in Bahrain by World Heritage Committee | IUCN. The Romanian state blocked the gold mining project at Rosia Montana following massive street protests in 2013.Demo Bucharest

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Washington protests against Nicaragua killings [Photos]

by Ioan Pupila 6 months ago

Nicaraguan students demonstrated Tuesday, June 5th, outside OAS General Assembly, demanding end to regime and students’ deaths during anti-governmental protests. During the last 45 days the death toll rose to 127 people, 7 minors included.IndieFrame reporter @VickyGO keeps us updated on the situation at OAS meeting in Washington DC. Current President of Nicaragua, Daniel Ortega, was due to participate at talks concerning electoral reform, but he has refused to negotiate until roadblocks are lifted.Heads of Delegation Official Picture during the 48th General Assembly Meeting of the Organization of American States in Washington, DC, — June 4, 2018.Photo - VickyGo / IndieFrameNicaraguan students protest in Washington D.C.  — June 5, 2018.Cover photo by @VickyGO | get rights he

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Denmark approves fence building at the border with Germany |available photos|

by Ioan Pupila 6 months ago

Danish Parliament gave a green light today for the building of 70 km fence to keep out the wild boars that may carry African swine fever (ASF) and could spread the disease to Danish pig farms.“If African swine fever reaches Denmark, we calculate that exports worth 1.7 billion dollars would be immediately halted,’’ stated Jakob Ellemann-Jensen, Danish minister for environment and food.Pig by the fence at a farm in Denmark | Photo by LouLou© / IndieFrame -> https://www.indieframe.com/media/121173 [ $5 - get editorial rights on link ]The fence is envisaged to be 1.5 metres high and extend 0.5 metres underground to stop the wild boar crossing. It would run from the North Sea coast to the Flensburg Fjord. Construction was due to commence after investigations of natural,

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Photos of Danes burning in the summer heat

by Ioan Pupila 6 months ago

Unusually warm summer weather in Denmark, with temperatures over 25 Celsius degrees, is forecast to continue in the month of June. With warmest May ever recorded in Denmark, people enjoyed open air and burning in the summer heat.Cooling under public fountains, getting sweaty in some tropical beach outfits or jumping in the canal waters is a sight to rarely be seen in Scandinavia. Here's a collection of photos from IndieFrame reporters in Denmark that capture the heat wave moments:Young people enjoy the water splash under city center fountain, Copenhagen - June 3rd, 2018 Photo: Lars Christian Vibild / IndieFrameChildren cooling down in AarhusPhoto: Gitte Vinum  / IndieFrameLaying in the sun near Amager beach, CopenhagenPhoto by Me / IndieFrameMan dances during urban music fes

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IndieFrame #PhotoRun photos published by Havnefronten magazine

by Newsroom 6 months ago

Three IndieFrame users got published and sold their photos in latest Havnefronten magazine issue from May 2018, after participating in the spring #PhotoRun competition organised by CBS Photography and Urban Explorer Copenhagen.Here are the featured photos and IndieFrame App users that made it to the pages of Havnefronten:Swimming at Islands Brygge by njkyhl©A peaceful moment at the harbour - Photo by Talasalam©Winner of Urban Explorer Copenhagen prize - EwaWyb on IndieFrameWant your photos published too? IndieFrame is the best app for user generated content, amateur and pro photographers with original perspectives:Android:http://bit.ly/indieframeandroidiOS: http://bit.ly/indieframeiOSDesktop: indieframe.com 

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2.000 protested after proposal of dismissal for Romanian anti-corruption DNA head

by Ioan Pupila 6 months ago

More than 2,000 people protested Wednesday night in Victoriei Square after the Constitutional Court of Romania established that there is a conflict between the President and the Government in the case of the rejection of the dismissal of DNA head Laura Codruta Kovesi.IndieFrame smartphone reporters from Timisoara and Bucharest uploaded photos from the demonstration:Bucharest Parliament, 30.05.2018 - Foto: Andrei Valentin Toma / IndieFrameBanner against corruption hangs in main square in Timisoara - Photo: Mihai Golu / IndieFrame

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New assignment on IndieFrame: Female empowerment!

by Loke 6 months ago

Indieframe partner, Worlds Best News, is looking for good pictures representing female empowerment in the developing world for their upcoming campaign.Their focus is higher level education and women’s entrance, role and the possibilities given to women and to society from acquiring skills and education.How would you represent female empowerment and education in the developing world?Prices ranges from $50-$150.Read more about the assignment and upload pictures here: https://www.indieframe.com/assignments/

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People still protest against Greek debt crises effects [ Photos ]

by Ioan Pupila 6 months ago

Hundreds of Greeks, mostly women, protested Tuesday, 29th of May in Athens capital city against further pension cuts by National Bank of Greece. According to IndieFrame reporters in Athens, protests on the same issue have been going on in Greece since the Government debt crises hit the country back in 2007-2008.International media has silently went though the issue and stopped covering the Greek debt situation effects. Recent footage and photos on IndieFrame show that demonstrations continue frequently.Graffiti in Athens, 2017 - 'Poverty is the worst form of violence' | Photo - Giorgos Panagakis / IndieFrameOn April 25, Greek pensioners march was stopped by Greek riot police shields in front of the Parliament.:: see more photos on Tuesday pensioner demo by Eleni Paroglou [get pho

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