Journal des Alternatives


Market Share

Parker Mah, 20 mai 2008

This girl gains her daily sustenance by scavenging through rotten or discarded vegetables at the Demra Market, one of the biggest in Dhaka. Recent price hikes have put staple foods out of reach for many, especially in the low-income group. The current food crisis in Asia is not one of short supply, but rather of distribution and control - anyone with enough money will discover that there is plenty of rice to be found.