Historic drought in the Horn of Africa: Women and girls fleeing one crisis for another


Rukia Yaroow Ali, 38, was displaced with her nine children by the worst drought that Somalia – and the whole of the Horn of Africa – has seen in 40 years. Here she holds her youngest child outside their shelter at Hagadera refugee camp in Daadab, Garissa county, Kenya. Image source: UNFPA/Luis Tato (Source: United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) | 1 year ago)