Country: Guatemala   /   Village: Todos Santos
Ethnic Group: Maya   /   Feature: Children & Education

Caption:

A young girl and her baby sister sit on the stoop of their mud-brick home. While both parents work, the duties of caring for the youngest children of the family fall to the older siblings. Although not more than 8 years old, this girl will baby sit and cook for the rest of the family. 

ID # guatetodos16
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