“We are so happy to have our own farm! It’s complicated for women in our village to get a piece of land, so this is really important for us,” says Lucie. “Thanks to the VSLA we can save money and decide for ourselves what to do with it. What’s more, the men and women in our village are working together and talking more, we see less conflict in the households and people get along better – it’s a great reason to continue.”
The group chose an informal uniform adorned with a flying bird because, for them, the sky is the limit.