Made In China

Posted by GlobalDevMatters on Apr. 04, 2008

Meet Wayne and Li. After the local mine shut down, most of Wayne's friends left home. Li Jieli left home too to work in a factory. Her family counts on her weekly paychecks. Wayne found a way to stay employed by learning a new profession. Li found a way to support her family but had to leave home. Both have made sacrifices. Wayne and Li don't know each other. But the global economy affects them both. And it connects us all.

Categories Pop Culture

Tags shopping, factory, development, global, poverty, globalization

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