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Images of Empowerment

Making Women’s Work Visible

Informal workers account for more than half of the urban economy in most developing countries, yet their contributions remain largely unrecognized. Three Getty Images photojournalists — Juan Arredondo, Jonathan Torgovnik, and Paula Bronstein — set out with WIEGO, a global network focused on securing livelihoods for informal workers, to capture images and stories of women at work in Ghana, South Africa, India, Thailand, Peru and Colombia.

View the full photo collection here.

This video was produced by Getty Images for WIEGO and the Hewlett Foundation.

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