Simon Townsley/Panos Pictures

Kaya, Burkina Faso

Mariam Diallo (7) holding her brother Bariessatta Diallo (5 months) at the Kaya Regional Hospital where he is being treated for malnutrition. The hospital is operating at over 100% capacity, in many cases there are three patients per bed.

Once considered 'safe', Burkina Faso (meaning 'land of the upright man') is suffering from increasing instability as a result of attacks from jihadist groups now active in the country.

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Simon Townsley/Panos Pictures
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Kaya
Country
Burkina Faso
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5000 x 3333 pixels
42.33 x 28.22 cm (300 dpi)
16.67 x 11.11 inch (300 dpi)
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