Reportage: Ethiopia - Drought and Famine: Ethiopia - Drought and Famine

A family sits with the last remaining cow of their herd. The majority of inhabitants in Ethiopia's southern region of Ogaden are nomadic herdsmen who depend on their livestock for survival. After four years of failed rains hundreds of thousands in the Horn of Africa face the threat of widespread famine.  Ade Adey, Ethiopia.Photo © J.B. Russell
Ethiopia - Drought and Famine, April 2000

A family sits with the last remaining cow of their herd. The majority of inhabitants in Ethiopia's southern region of Ogaden are nomadic herdsmen who depend on their livestock for survival. After four years of failed rains hundreds of thousands in the Horn of Africa face the threat of widespread famine.  

Ade Adey, Ethiopia. 

Photo © J.B. Russell