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Women's work: In Mexico, protecting migrant day labourers who feed the country

06 August 2021
A woman in a black shirt cooks in a kitchen.
Caption: "Since I was a little girl, I have worked in the fields as an agricultural jornalera, or day labourer. I have migrated from one state to another in search of work. That's what my life has been about." — Ceferina Apreza.
Photo: © UN Women/Dzilam Méndez
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