comprehend hunger through imagery

Dollo Ado: on the Somalia border (

© Samuel Hauenstein Swan - Sep 2011

Fleeing the humanitarian crisis in South-central Somalia

1 million of Somalis have been on the move within the country and crossing the borders fleeing the humanitarian crisis that ignited earlier this year. Civil war, violence, lack of development, lack of relief assistance, and the impact of global warming have made these people extremely weakened, and malnourishment and opportunistic infections are rife. This set of picture document them crossing the border into Ethiopia in search of relief.


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