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  • This is Getachew

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    3 November 2003 – Getachew (56k image)

    Getachew is 3 and lives in Bolosso Sore Woreda in Walayita in the impressively named Southern Nations, Nationalities Peoples Republic (SNNPR). The area is currently suffering from a 'green' famine which has left many of the people impoverished and barely able to sustain any form of livelihood.

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