Chris Stowers

Banda Aceh, Sumatra, INDONESIA

A young boy walks towards his house in Syiakuala Village, one of many homes erected all along the coast to replace those that were destroyed by the 26 December 2004 tsunami. Following a peace deal with the central government Aceh is now classified as a Special Region and life is recovering after the devastation inflicted by the tsunami and decades of armed conflict. Tourism, agriculture and its own natural resources are driving the economy of the region which is the first in the mainly religiously moderate archipelago to formally instigate Sharia Law.

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Chris Stowers
Banda Aceh, Sumatra
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