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My Scholarship entry - Life in the bateyes of Dominican Republic

Two women washing clothes by hand next to previously donated  washing machines. The scene seemed odd, and I wondered why they were not using the appliances. I later learned they simply could not, as the machines were not adapted to their living conditions.

DOMINICAN REPUBLIC | Monday, 24 November 2014 | Views [345] | View Larger Image

Two women washing clothes by hand next to previously donated washing machines. The scene seemed odd, and I wondered why they were not using the appliances. I later learned they simply could not, as the machines were not adapted to their living conditions.

Tags: dominican republic, dr, donation, women washing, washing machines, batey, bateye, bateyes

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