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Photo Essay: Scenes from Guatemala

Daily chores

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Photo: Talea Miller

Sisters on the family farmDaily choresLosing sightChildren in GuatemalaFarmlands of GuatemalaWeaving fabricWashing laundryWaiting for ClassGuatemala CityArchbishop in Guatemala CityView of AntiguaCoffee plantionStreets of AntiguaMorning rushMorning shoppingChange on the Horizon

Daily chores

More than 50 percent of the population in Guatemala lives below the poverty line. Malnutrition is a widespread problem, especially among children under the age of 5.