16th of December: The Working Wife

Front and back cover of a cookbook from the sixties. It is astonishing how dated this looks now but for many women in the world they are still expected to perform household duties just because of their gender. Luckily Oxfam are battling against this and in 2012/13, with Oxfam’s support, 1.7 million women were made aware of, and able to stand up for, their rights.

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