Lisa Joe | Head On Photo Festival

Lisa Joe

Photographer's Name: 
Rodney Dekker

Lisa Joe was physically abused by her alcoholic husband. She now lives at a refuge in PNG supported by Oxfam for women. In 2013 the UN observed that violence against women ‘is a pervasive phenomenon in the home, the community and institutional settings’ and that the government has failed to hold perpetrators to account.

Festival Year: 
2014