Niger Suffers Famine : News Photo
Niger Suffers Famine : News Photo
Embed
Buy the print
{{textForToggleButton('53341601')}}

Niger Suffers Famine

DAKORO, NIGER - AUGUST 08: Villager tend to their meager crop of millet as a storm approaches on August 8, 2005 near Dakoro, Niger. Care International distributed 50 kg bags of millet to each family in the village. The ration of millet should last a family of five for 15 days. The villages store of extra millet was used up months ago when the famine began. The current crop is due in 6 weeks and the villagers need continued rain for the next six weeks for that harvest to be sufficient. A food crisis is threatening the lives of thousands in the impoverished West African nation. A combination of sever drought and a locust plague has caused the famine which has affected at least 2 million people in Niger and approximatly 5 million in the region. Niger is the second poorest country in the world, with 64 percent of the 12 millions inhabitants surviving on less than US$1 (81 euro cents) day. (Photo by Daniel Berehulak/Getty Images)
{{::t('rf_licenses_include')}}

{{::t('gi_rf_includes')}}

  • {{ t('unlimited_print_runs')}}
  • {{ t('comprehensive_protection')}}
{{::t('how_can_i_use_this_image')}}
{{t('common_uses_include')}}
{{::t('common_uses')}}
{{t('cannot_be_used_for')}}
{{::t('forbidden_uses')}}
{{::t('esl_standard_editorial_rights')}}
{{::t('standard_rights')}}
{{::t('subject_to_content_license_agreement')}}
{{selectAgreementHeader}}
{{selectedOption.friendlyName}}
{{::t('premium_access_in_overage')}}{{::t('overage_tooltip')}}
{{size.teeShirtSize || size.label}}
{{size.pixels}} ({{size.localeUnits}})
{{size.dpi}} dpi | {{size.megapixels}}
{{formatPrice(size.price)}}{{formatPrice(size.discountPrice || size.price)}}{{size.discountPrice || size.price}}

{{sizeData()}}

{{t('format_requires_conversion')}}{{t('format_requires_conversion_tooltip')}}

{{formatPrice(size.price)}}{{formatPrice(size.discountPrice || size.price)}}{{size.discountPrice || size.price}}

{{t('new_bang_all_caps')}}
{{::t('errors.messages.enter_required_info')}} {{::t('errors.messages.enter_required_info')}}
{{::t('premium_access_view_only_tooltip')}}
{{::t('download_workflow.download_will_be_saved_to_dropbox')}}

{{::t('buy_card.calculate_price_cta')}}{{::t('buy_card.view_cart')}}

{{::t('site_specific.getty.request_preview')}}{{textForToggleButton(assetId)}}
{{::t('editorial_use_only_label')}}
{{::t('editorial_use_only_tooltip')}}
Details
Restrictions:Contact your local office for all commercial or promotional uses.
Credit:Daniel Berehulak / Staff
Editorial #:53341601
Collection:Getty Images News
Date created:August 08, 2005
License type:Rights-managed
Release info:Not released. More information
Source:Getty Images Europe
Object name:53324478DB024_Niger_S
1 item added to cart
CONTINUE SHOPPINGCHECKOUT