A woman stands on a dirt road next to a pile of cut-down trees

A woman walks home from work in Kijumba, Uganda, January 14, 2023. A mother of five and a Project-Affected Person, she told the New York Times that she waited years for the oil company to pay her for her land, and then it was too little to buy a substitute plot.

© 2023 Arlette Bashizi/New York Times