Women are in charge of the fields in Mozambique. With sunrise, holding machetes, and often with a child on their back, they lead Mozambique's main economic activity. Picture, "piamwenes", traditional female leaders at a meeting in Chicá.
Traiditional male leaders at a local meeting in Chicá.
A woman covers her new house in a layer of clay in a practice exclusive to women in Mozambique. "Women are in charge of protecting the house."