Taree village rests on the boundary between
the mountain and the plain
Farming Life in Taree
|Villagers engaged in farming.|
A woman gets water from a spring on the mountain.
Springs are still important water sources for the
The one remaining well was shared among four villages, and every day many people lined up for several of hours in front of the well. People in the village that was the nearest to the well eventually claimed ownership over it and even tried to exclude neighboring villagers from the site, resulting in a dispute.
|Takeshi IKEDA (right), AAR staff member in Kapoeta, |
interviews village women about a dispute over a well.