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For many families, not being able to pay for basics, such as food, shelter, school fees or good medical care leads to malnutrition and sickness. To meet the challenges of day to day living, families are often forced to split up, with one family member — usually the husband — going away for long periods of time to seek work elsewhere. Sometimes waiting for money during these long absences can put an extra strain on the family budget.
This is the challenge faced by Ali and Andhra Naidoo in today’s drama, “Making Ends Meet.”
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Andhra, sometimes I think that you are just too practical. Haven’t I always left money and other provisions for you and the children when I go?
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Contributed by: Adiat Junaid, Researcher/Writer, Canada.
Reviewed by: Beth Miller, Gender Specialist, Heifer Project International, Arkansas, USA.
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