Chris de Bode

Meme, Diamare, Cameroon

An old sardine tin that siblings Aichadou, 6, and Ibrahim, 4, found in a rubbish dump and now play with as part of their pretend kitchen. However, eating sardines is now a distant memory for the children. At the IDP camp where they are now living they survive on just one meal a day.
The extreme north of Cameroon is suffering a food shortage exacerbated by climate change and conflict with Boko Haram. Fighting has spread across the borders from Nigeria into the countries of the Lake Chad region creating a refugee and famine crisis. Once an intrepid tourist destination boasting Waza national park, the extreme north of Cameroon now hosts people fleeing violence housed in unnamed refugee camps where they are lucky if they manage to get a single meal each day.

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Chris de Bode
Meme, Diamare
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