Photography: Stories: Plight of the Penan: Penan-plight-1

A river boat cruising up the Baram river approaches an illegal fire that burns in the distant jungle of Sarawak- home to the remaining seven Penan families who still live nomadically. There was once 10, 000 Penan living nomadically in the forest while its now estimated to be only 100 Penan still living traditionally.

A river boat cruising up the Baram river approaches an illegal fire that burns in the distant jungle of Sarawak- home to the remaining seven Penan families who still live nomadically. There was once 10, 000 Penan living nomadically in the forest while its now estimated to be only 100 Penan still living traditionally.