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24 Jul 2013
The Red Cross is helping communities to prepare for drought and other natural disasters in northern Kenya.
Alwilayat has already lost two daughters under the age of five and is facing a daunting struggle to feed her two sons.
Thanks to a Red Cross gardening project, Djenaba is confident she’ll be able to send her two-year-old daughter Malika to school this autumn.
With the current food crisis in the Sahel, Habi’s family is facing a daunting task to protect the health of their precious young.
Habsatou is president of the Sandari vegetable garden group. Thanks to the Red Cross, she and her friends are now able to grow aubergines, cabbages, onions, lettuces and okra.
Hadjatou cradles her six-month-old son after learning from a Red Cross nurse that her baby is acutely malnourished.
Kadiatou Konnare is facing a more daunting struggle to feed her seven children than most people will ever know.
"In 12 years volunteering for the Red Cross I have never seen a catastrophe like the current food crisis here in the Sahel region of Mali."
Oroukia Boulo and her husband have seven children. Instead of being able to fill their three granaries after harvesting their cereal crops this year, they couldn’t even fill one.
As Ouilimatou lies, listless, in his grandmother’s lap he does not look like a child who is nearly two years old.
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