Marie Michael Library

Title

Tomatoes Become Meat

Length

54:50 min.

File No

682

Format

DVD; Spoken in Nepali. English subtitles included.

Description

This video depicts women's empowerment through savings and credit organizations in Nepal. It covers issues such as emergency funds, financing large purchases, and borrowing money on behalf of husbands. This group provides committee and business skills, and literacy classes for its members. The film concludes with a look at expanding the savings and credit organization and the benefits of literacy and education for young women.