A member of the Militia of the National Bolivarian Armed Forces teaches a woman how to use a rifle in Caracas, Venezuela. (Andres Martinez Casares / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 29 August – 4 September

Most of your healing journey will be about unlearning the patterns of self-protection that once kept you safe. – Vironika Tugaleva.

A devotee daubed in coloured powder prays as she takes part in the immersion of the idols of the Hindu god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity on the fifth day of the ten-day-long Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Mumbai. (Danish Siddiqui / REUTERS)
International POW

International POW: 2 – 8 Sept

From the injustice in this world, to the blossom of hope in the most deserted places. POW bring to you the best of this week’s photos,