Living Planet: Women protest Niger Delta oil pollution | Environment| All topics from climate change to conservation | DW | 15.04.2021
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Living Planet: Women protest Niger Delta oil pollution

In Nigeria’s oil producing Niger Delta, women are the breadwinners in many homes, doing traditional jobs like farming and fishing, while men often head to cities to work. After decades of oil pollution, women especially have suffered the consequences of serious pollution, and the health problems associated with it. But they are now leading the movement to change that.

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