The Alexia Foundation has announced the winners of its 2013 grants. A sharp and diverse selection. The professional grant of $15,000 was awarded to Bangladeshi photographer Abir Abdullah for his work on the deadly fires devastating Dhaka’s working class. Engaged in local matters, Abdullah has already received recognition for his previous reports on refugees from floods in the Ganges Delta, and on the veterans of the 1971 Bangladesh Liberation War. See Abir Abdullah's series here
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