Reportage: The Sahel: Between The Raindrops: The Sahel: Between The Raindrops

Women returning to their village from their farming plots at the end of the day. Emigration, a lack of investment in agricultural production and an exodus of men to urban areas in search of employment has left agricultural to the elderly, women and children in many rural areas.  Boitieck Ehel Aly, Mauritania.Photo © J.B. Russell
The Sahel: Between The Raindrops, March 2011

Women returning to their village from their farming plots at the end of the day. Emigration, a lack of investment in agricultural production and an exodus of men to urban areas in search of employment has left agricultural to the elderly, women and children in many rural areas.  

Boitieck Ehel Aly, Mauritania. 

Photo © J.B. Russell