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A Mother’s Bond: My Visit to an Ethiopian Therapeutic Feeding Camp

By USAID Congressional Liaison Officer

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I have a one-year-old little girl at home, just like Aisha, the mother I photographed during my visit to the drought-impacted region of Ethiopia. Just like this Aisha, I hope that I am nourishing my daughter’s body, mind, and spirit by providing her everything within my means. Unlike Aisha, my daughter weighs nearly three times more than her one-year-old little girl, and she has come to this therapeutic feeding camp because itis her best hope for food for her daughter and for herself.