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Jakia Becum at home after a work day. She says she need longer hours to make the economy come together, and that her two sons sometimes have to go to sleep hungry.
The minimum wages was raised in 2013 in Bangladesh, but the living wage, whats left to live on after expenses, is actually lower now than before 10 years ago, according to the women in 7 story slum in central Dhaka.
Photo: Vilhelm Stokstad / Kontinent
- VILHELM STOKSTAD / Kontinent
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