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“Mukaka”

"A woman without a garden is not a woman," goes the Bakiga saying in southwestern Uganda. In the village of Mirindi, I met a woman in her nineties, digging in her bean field on the steep slant of the hill. "I'll dig until the day I die," she told me proudly. Photo Credit - Trina Moyles

“A woman without a garden is not a woman,” goes the Bakiga saying in southwestern Uganda. In the village of Mirindi, I met a woman in her nineties, digging in her bean field on the steep slant of the hill. “I’ll dig until the day I die,” she told me proudly. Photo Credit – Trina Moyles