Meet the women, men, and families around the world who have benefited from access to stronger land rights.
The odds against a girl in India are immense. Neglect, malnutrition, ill-health, lack of education, a life without assets, an early marriage and motherhood, the list is long.
At the impossibly young age of 10, Lakshmi became a bride. Soon after that she became a mother. And then, a young widow.