Strong women

Sarswati is one of the many locals working to build the new sea defence wall on the south western peninsula of Sagar island. Despite low salary and eleven hour working days, six days per week, there is pride, hope and determination. They can not change the weather or influence global policy but they can try to protect their families and livelihoods.

Photo 14 of 21 in Story of Hope

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Sarswati is one of the many locals working to build the new sea defence wall on the south western peninsula of Sagar island. Despite low salary and eleven hour working days, six days per week, there is pride, hope and determination. They can not change the weather or influence global policy but they can try to protect their families and livelihoods.
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