Bele Kwara , Niger : July 13 , 2007 . The Bloated Stomach , Thin Arms , And Red ...
Stockphoto ID: 2295371
File name: 2007_4243.jpg
Format: digital, 6000+ pixels longest side
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Source: photographer Based in: United States
Description: Bele Kwara , Niger : July 13 , 2007 . The bloated stomach , thin arms , and red / orange hair of this Fulani child in southwestern Niger indicate malnutrition and intestinal worms . Of every 1 , 000 live births in Niger , 256 children die before reaching the age of 5 due to malnutrition and other diseases . In fact , Niger ranks 174th of 177 countries on the United Nations Development Programs Human Development Index .