Massive Crop losses in Arsi Zone, in Central Ethiopia - Ethiopia Drought 2002
Ethiopia, Arsi, November 2002
Arsi Zone, 132 km south of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. One of the many farms affected by drought in the village of Dil Faqaar. Normally a surplus producing area, this village is facing severe food shortages. A view of a pond which should be normally filled with water at this time of the year. Villagers will have to walk for more than eight hours to find drinking water.
Photo: WFP/Wagdi Othman