October 15, International Day of Rural Women (9 images)
The International Day of Rural Women was observed on 15 October 2008 to recognizes the critical role and contribution of rural women, including indigenous women, in enhancing agricultural and rural development, improving food security and eradicating rural poverty.
A woman working in the jungle, Cameroon.
A woman carrying a basket of bananas across a...
Serer ethnic women in a village near Ndiema,...
A woman carrying firewood across the jungle in...
A Baka woman are cooking while nursing her son,...
A Baka woman are collecting water to carrying...
Woman carrying a basket of peanuts collected in...
Woman making a basket. Cameroon.
Collecting water in Macuacua. Mozambique.