Horn of Africa: Photos from the Field



A shy girl in newest IDP camp outside of Hargeysa, Somaliland. Somalilanders have fled here because of famine, and insecurity because of fighting with neighbouring Puntland.

One of the few remaining gaunt cows in a drought-hit village in Wajir, Kenya.

A World Vision Nutrition Manager visited children in Muuse Rootile IDP camp. A measurement of the baby’s upper arm circumference confirmed severe malnutrition.

Dollo Refugee Camp in Ethiopia.

Child sponsorship officer Shyuri Mohamed visits sponsored boy, Feisal, 12, and his elderly father. World Vision is tracking the sponsored children who have been forced to leave their homes due to drought in the Horn of Africa.