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

A child who has died of hunger is buried near a camp for people displaced by severe drought. The majority of inhabitants in the southern Ethiopian region of Ogaden are nomadic herdsmen. After four years of failed rains, hundreds of thousands face the threat of famine.  Denan, Ethiopia.Photo ©  J.B. Russell
Ethiopia - Drought and Famine, April 2000

A child who has died of hunger is buried near a camp for people displaced by severe drought. The majority of inhabitants in the southern Ethiopian region of Ogaden are nomadic herdsmen. After four years of failed rains, hundreds of thousands face the threat of famine.  

Denan, Ethiopia. 

Photo © J.B. Russell