Chris Stowers

Banda Aceh, Sumatra, INDONESIA

Mrs Mariaty (standing), who runs the KKTGA women's NGO, attends a counselling session at their HQ at which trained counsellor Erlita (centre) listens to an abused housewife 'Susi' (right). Following a peace deal with the central government Aceh is now classified as a Special Region and life is recovering after the devastation inflicted by the 26 December 2004 tsunami and decades of armed conflict. Tourism, agriculture and its own natural resources are driving the economy of the region which is the first in the mainly religiously moderate archipelago to formally instigate Sharia Law.

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Chris Stowers
Banda Aceh, Sumatra
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