After having worked at a MGNREGA site where they helped in building check dams, women workers wait anxiously outside the local Panchaya (village committee) office to be paid wages for the first tim
e in their lives. At the time of the photograph the wages were about $1 a day. Madhya Pradesh, India. 2006.
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