comprehend hunger through imagery

Photojournalist haunted by documenting African famine

Francesco Zizola, NOOR, writes:

In 2009, when reporting from Southern Ethiopia, I promised myself never to cover another famine. Bearing witness to the death of thousands of people, children for the most part, had worn me out. It’s hard to look at pictures like these, but for me they are especially hard to take.

http://photoblog.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/08/10/7337331-photojournalist-haunted-by-documenting-african-famine

 

In the Lake Turkana area of Kenya, nomadic herdsmen are hit hard by a year-long drought that is creating famine in the area.

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