What happens when health care is scarce and TB rates are high

Updated 1146 GMT (1946 HKT) March 24, 2017

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Photos are courtesy of Tom Maguire, communications manager and photographer for RESULTS UK.

(CNN)The roads are bright orange and unpaved through the agricultural district of Memot in Cambodia. Along the sides lie miles of maize fields and a few farmers tending to them.

Some of these men reside in the small village of Srosomthmy -- one of many tiny hamlets located within the district.
As they nurture their crops, most of their wives are attending an important meeting at the village's central gathering point to hear about an issue affecting not just them, but the whole country: tuberculosis.