Kenya: Solitary herder outside Hadado, Kenya
A traditional herder stands on the withered landscape outside the drought-stricken town of Hadado, Kenya.
Kenya: Ten-year-old Hindiya Roble outside of Hadado, Kenya
Hindiya Roble, 10, and her family have been walking for 17 days in search of water.
Kenya: Animal market in Garissa, Kenya
A buyer checks out the merchandise at Garissa Livestock Market.
Kenya: Grandmother and granddaughter struggle against the drought
Nimu Adan and her baby granddaughter in drought-stricken Garissa, Kenya. Their family herds goats, and many of them are sick and starving.
South Sudan: South Sudanese celebrate the day after achieving independence
Congregants at the All Saints Cathedral were jubilant celebrating the first Sunday after independence.
Indonesia: Babies and mothers at a Mother's Support Group in Jakarta
Some of the babies and mothers who attended the first Mother's Support Group in Jakarta's Cengkareng Barat neighborhood.
Sudan: Mayol Dau inside his shop
Mayol Dau does three things in his shop: credit card transfers over the phone, repair of mobile phones and recharging of mobile phone batteries.
Sudan: Mayol Dau outside his shop in Aweng, Sudan
Fifteen-year-old Mayol Dau started a cell phone business, with help from Mercy Corps, to help his family buy food. Now he's also using the money to pay for school fees to further his studies.
Sudan: Feet of Achol Ngong Chan and two of her children
Achol, her husband and their five children had to walk two days before reaching this displacement camp.
Sudan: Achol Ngong Chan and her children
Achol Ngong Chan and a few of her children, outside their makeshift shelter in a displacement camp near Agok, Sudan.