Indigenous women

Special ‘Fistful of rice’ helps women keep Bangladesh’s Indigenous community afloat

‘Fistful of rice’ helps women keep Bangladesh’s Indigenous community afloat

  • Women set aside a fistful of rice from their cooking every day and sell it together, allocating their income for joint investments
  • They also lend money to community members with little or no interest, preventing them from falling into debt
By SHEHAB SUMON ·