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An ethnic Hmong woman in Ban Houythao, northern Luang Prabang, which still practices shifted cultivation on their traditional lands. The Hmong migrated from southern China in the nineteenth century to the mountainous areas of Laos, Vietnam and Thailand
Martin Abbiati/IRIN

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