No Place to Call Home

Homelessness remains a key issue in the country, although it was swept under the rug for some time. Many carry their worldly possession in a single plastic bag, keeping it close at all times…

A homeless lady searches through municipal bins for any items that could be of value.
A homeless man prepares to brave the cold of the night at Laleh Park in central Tehran. Laleh park is one of the largest park in Tehran, and is a popular spot among locals for recreational activities.
Wrapped in a thick fleece blanket, a homeless man sleeps with his belongings tucked under his head. Night-time temperatures in Tehran can drop below five degrees Celsius at the peak of Winter.
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