Reportage: Burkina Faso: Collectives and Cotton: Collectives and Cotton

Students in class at the village schoolhouse. Contributions by the members of the UNGVT village collective paid for the construction of lodgings for the school’s teachers. If a village does not have a residence for teachers in Burkina Faso, the government will not build a school for the village.Tanlili, Burkina Faso.Photo © J.B. Russell
Collectives and Cotton, June 2004

Students in class at the village schoolhouse. Contributions by the members of the UNGVT village collective paid for the construction of lodgings for the school’s teachers. If a village does not have a residence for teachers in Burkina Faso, the government will not build a school for the village. 

Tanlili, Burkina Faso. 

Photo © J.B. Russell