Trading Wood

If you go to any tribal area in India, you will invariably see tribal women entering forest areas early in the morning (before 6 A.M.) in search of fuel wood. While wood is collected for their households (wood is still the main source of energy for cooking), many also sell them. In Bastar, Chhattisgarh, we managed to capture stories of two women selling wood. Pagua waits for a village … Continue reading Trading Wood