Drought in Mali
Drought is ravaging the continent of Africa and famine is a harsh reality for millions of people living there. Emergency food and water supplies are a first necessity, but for the long-term many complex problems - political as well as environmental - have to be solved.
Mother and child who live in a tent in a drought-stricken area near Nara.
Photo ID 317576. 01/01/1984. Mali. UN Photo/John Isaac. www.unmultimedia.org/photo/