A centuries-old local tradition of giving livestock to families in need is being used today to empower women of the Gutu Dobi village of southern Ethiopia. The gift of a goat can significantly help a woman as the traditional head of household: Goats reproduce quickly and make milk that will nourish families.
Produced by Alan Grazioso and Patricia Alvarado Núñez.
Funded by Oxfam America.
Originally featured in the ViewChange Online Film Contest.