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Credit Line Christine Nesbitt Hills / Independent Contributors / Africa Media Online
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Keywords third world,poverty,colour image ,Africa,Sudan,diseases,black African children,rural villages,villagers,Darfur,malnutrition,health workers,health centres,
Province North Darfur
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Subcollections Christine Nesbitt Hills
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Country Sudan
City El Fasher
Creation_date 2004-06-07T11:46:53
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Title Darfur
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Media Id 22_239
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Location El Fasher
Description Pictures taken on June 7, 2004 in Kalma IDP camp in Nyala, capital of South Darfur, Sudan, show a campaign in the Darfur region to vaccinate 2.26 million children against measles. UNICEF, together with the Sudanese Ministry of Health, the World Health Organization (WHO) and other groups, is participating in the campaign. Children under the age of five are also being given vitamin A supplements. By mid 2004 in the Darfur region of western Sudan, ongoing conflict had displaced approximately 1.2 million people, most of whom were fleeing terror attacks by armed militia that included large-scale killings and abductions, including of children, as well as gang rapes, looting and burning of villages and stealing of livestock. Thousands have died from these attacks or from disease and tens of thousands of others have gathered in camps for internally displaced persons (IDPs), with little or no belongings and without adequate shelter, food or safe water and sanitation. An additional 120,000 peopl
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