Most of the Ni-Vanuatu no longer wear the Nambas, but they do work on keeping the traditions alive.
As evidence of the history of Malekula's cannibalism, there are many ancient cannibal sites still hidden in the bush.
Photo credit: Port Olry, Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
Photo credit: Boy in Port Villa, Vanuatu.
Other photos credit: Edna Paolo / Vanuatu