Women in Sangubaka feel empowered through agriculture

Posted on February 24, 2010


Women and children drag heavy buckets of water through the vegetable garden of Sangubaka-Djénerie, a small village in eastern Mali. Besides the daily heat, irrigating crops is relatively easy since the well is few steps away.

“I grow onions, cabbage, eggplant and tomatoes,” says Deinaba Barri, as she wipes her sweaty forehead. Deinaba is…

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