Photographer Jan Crab graduated in 2004 as photographer from NaRaFi in Brussels and perfected his skills at FAMU in Prague in 2005, where he specialised in documentary photography. He works as a freelance photographer for several organisations, companies and institutions among which publisher Davidsfonds Uitgeverij, various tourist services, the Flemish Heritage organisation...

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Verapaz - the first Belgian colony

  • Human Rights

This is the story of the first ever Belgian colony, namely the one in Guatemala (1843-1856). Both in Belgium and in Guatemala this little piece of history seems to have been collectively forgotten. However, a few interesting encounters teach us that that migration left a lot of tracks.