Children with their hands behind their back race to devour blueberry pie during an eating compeititon. | Warwick, New York, USA | January 2014 | Nina Berman / NOOR
At a National Day of Prayer event outside the Capitol Building - the day is a Judeo-Christian event that was approved by the congress some years ago. Managed by Shirley Dobson, of the Focus on the Family connection, it highlights Judeo-Christian celebrations asking other religions to not participate if they are not prepared to celebrate America's "christian' traditions. I Washington D.C., USA I May 2006 I Asim Rafiqui / NOOR
NOOR and the Pro Department from Nikon France invite photographers and filmmakers to apply for the 2015 NOOR-Nikon Multimedia Journalism Workshop in Bayeux, France, October 7-10. Please click on the photograph for the link to the call for applications. For more information, contact email@example.com | Tania is a fifteen-year-old girl and lives at Dipalok 3 Drop in Centre. When Tania was fourteen years old, she was forced to marry a twenty-one year old man with mental problems (please note all the real names of the children is this story have been changed to protect their identity). | Rajshahi, Bangladesh | January 2013 | Pep Bonet / NOOR.
In rural Washington state, 24-year-old Alex began communicating with members of the Islamic State last August via Twitter. She reached out to them first out of curiosity, and then continued to chat with them as a way to fill the loneliness and boredom of her life in a town of 3,000 people, where she works only part-time and where her main pastime is going to the mall. "They were online all the time, always available," she said. "And they were nice to me." | Washington, USA | March 2015 | Andrea Bruce / NOOR | Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more images and information.
The National Cuban Capitol Building, El Capitolio, is being restored to house Cuba's National Assembly | Havana, Cuba | December 2014 | Yuri Kozyrev / NOOR
Antonio Guillen (50) picking fresh coca leaves in his plantation in Huayrapata community near Santa Rosa, Peru | April, 2015 | Sebastian Liste / NOOR
Children bath at the watertap in Batey 8; houses in the bateys have no running water, so people have transport water from a well. | Batey 8, Dominican Republic | May, 2014 | Kadir van Lohuizen / NOOR
Mesnal Delarge's sister reacts after seeing the body of her brother who was shot and killed while marching in a pro-Aristide rally in Port-au-Prince. The Haitian national police has frequently fired upon peaceful demonstrators, often right in front of MINUSTAH troops I Port-au-Prince, Haiti I May 2005 I Asim Rafiqui / NOOR
Pinning yellow post-it notes to rows of fancy jeweled wedding dresses, a shop assistant at one of Zaatari Refugee Campâs boutiques reserves gowns for brides to be. Often selecting a coloured frock for the henna night and a western style white one for the marriage ceremony, the busy shop on the campâs Sharia Souq (Market Street) regularly hires out around ten dresses a day on weekends. I Za'atari, Jordan I January 2014 I Alixandra Fazzina / NOOR