Pictured is a young girl Buryat girl from Buryatia Republic, Siberia. Almost all Buryat women own a traditional costume, which they wear on holidays. Subtle differences in these outfits denote where precisely a woman is from and if she is married or not
This photo of a young Afar woman was taken in Afar region in Ethiopia. However due to globalization, economic hardship, wars, racism and religious discrimination, many of people such as this woman are 'living on the edge of extinction'