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Thomas Freteur

Thomas Freteur is a freelancer photographer and director based in Kinshasa, Congo The Democratic Republic.


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Photo series on a community of prayers who gather every day at the top Tipinsik hill - Published in Courrier International

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Photo reportage on Amandine Renaud. French primatologist based next to Matadi, DRC

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Photo series on psychics in New York published in the New Yorker


One of the most atrocious weapons of war is rape, but now the courage of survivors is creating a new transformation marked by healing, justice and peace. Ten years ago, Tatiana survived a brutal crime – and today she proves that nothing is stronger than..


Yangambi, in the Democratic Republic of Congo, is home to the first eddy covariance tower in the Congo Basin since October 2020: Congoflux, a scientific structure that measures exchanges of greenhouse gases, between the atmosphere and the forest.


In 2013, Sister Angelique Namaika was awarded the Nansen refugee prize by the UNHCR. It was in recognition of her extensive work with more than 2,000 women in DRC. Many of these women are survivors of rape and abuse by fighters of the LRA...

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