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

A child suffering from severe malnutrtion at a Medecins Sans Frontieres therapeutic feeding center. The majority of inhabitants in the southern Ethiopian region of Ogaden are nomadic herdsmen. Following four years of failed rains, hundreds of thousands face the threat of widespread famine.  Denan, Ethiopia.Photo ©  J.B. Russell
Ethiopia - Drought and Famine, April 2000

A child suffering from severe malnutrtion at a Medecins Sans Frontieres therapeutic feeding center. The majority of inhabitants in the southern Ethiopian region of Ogaden are nomadic herdsmen. Following four years of failed rains, hundreds of thousands face the threat of widespread famine.  

Denan, Ethiopia. 

Photo © J.B. Russell