Laughing and crying together: reaching a forgotten people in Burma
The UN estimates that 81% of households do not have adequate food consumption in Chin State where the Mara communities are located. With limited access to markets and few other opportunities to make additional income, most families are almost exclusively reliant on their farms for survival.
“Our root problem here is food shortages. This means that mothers must go to the forest to find food.” – Women’s Self-Help Group Member