Lake Urmia in the Sharafkhaneh Port. Image by Ako Salemi. Iran, 2016.
January 19, 2017 /
Ako Salemi
Persephone Miel Fellow Ako Salemi discusses his project on climate change in Iran.
Lake Urmia in the Sharafkhaneh Port. Image by Ako Salemi. Iran, 2016.
January 10, 2017 /
Tom Hundley
This week: Climate change in Iran observed, Chinese immigrants are reversing course, and Robert Mugabe's legacy in Zimbabwe.
Fishermen in Kangan, Iran, near the South Pars field. Image by Ako Salemi. Iran, 2016.
January 2, 2017 / The New Yorker
Ako Salemi
Ako Salemi photographs climate change in Iran.
December 23, 2016 /
Jon Sawyer
Telling stories from a unique perspective.
The remains of a large cargo ship marooned on the dried-out seabed of Lake Urmia. Image by Ako Salemi. Iran, 2016.
September 30, 2016 / Vox
Ako Salemi, Yochi Dreazen
One of Iran's best known lakes is disappearing. These photos show what's left behind as the waters recede.