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Women and Globalization

Raya Meet Raya. Raya is 10 years old. She is part of the global economy. The things she touches and uses every day connect her to nearly every corner of the earth.
Dorothy Meet Dorothy. Dorothy is 72 years old. Today she is part of the global economy too. But when Dorothy was Raya's age her life revolved around the local economy. Nearly everything she used came from the land around her.

Both Raya and Dorothy's lives have been influenced by globalization. That's a word we hear often these days. But what exactly is globalization about and how does it affect women? That's what this section is about.

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