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    Posted March 8, 2012 by
    GregnTrees1
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    Jakarta
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    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    Impact Your World

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    Women of Indonesia

     

    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     GregnTrees1 says he captured these images of Indonesian women through the span of nine years all across the country. Most of the women featured in his photographs are tribal woman. He believes women within Indonesia have help shape the country through many facets. "I think Indonesian women deserve respect and recognition," he says.
    - Jareen, CNN iReport producer

    The changes in Indonesian society that are affecting the roles of women in Indonesia today include increased modernization and globalization, better education, and advancing technology .

    Many women in Indonesia choose to reside in cities instead of staying in townships to perform agricultural work because of personal, professional, and family-related necessities, and economic requirements.

    These are some of them who choose to stay behind...
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