Struggling by on a meal a day

West Africa is in the grip of a severe food crisis with more than 15 million people facing hunger. Niger is among the worst affected countries. Christian Aid programme officer Philippe Bassinga describes the situation in northern Niger following a recent visit to stricken communities. For more information on Christian Aid's work tackling poverty around the world, visit our website

over 4 years ago, Abalak, Tahoua, Niger