Reference : V-P-NE-E-00298
Date : 2018
Country/Region : NIGER
Caption : Tillabéry, village of Abala. This woman, 18, is unemployed and depends on her husband to survive. After the harvest, the men, including her husband, leave the village to earn money elsewhere. She wants to learn to sew so she can work from home.
Photographer : PONGO, Leonard
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : reserved users only
Copyright : Noor for the ICRC
Description : In this village, women have no jobs. They mainly have to take care of their homes. But this lifestyle is evolving rapidly because the lack of means and opportunities is forcing men to leave. Nowadays, it is the women who cultivate.
Resolution : 4871x7306
Orientation : portrait
Colour/B&W : colour