A mother cradles her malnourished and dehydrated baby at Banadir Hospital in the Somali capital, Mogadishu. UN spokesman Stephane Dujarric has said malnutrition rates are rapidly escalating due to the drought conditions and 954,000 children are anticipated to be acutely malnourished, including 174,600 children who are severely malnourished.
(Photo by UN Photo/Stuart Price) Photo used under CC BY
In this photograph from July 2006, this brother and sister duo had walked for four hours
to reach a one room, sparsely stocked clinic in rural Mexico that is only open sporadically. The nearest hospital is a day or two walk from where they live and no one owns a vehicle. Once a patient arrives, they will wait for several hours to be seen by the First Aid Worker.
(Photo by Tia Foundation) Photo used under CC BY
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