1865-34

1865-34
Credit: 
© 1969 James F. Phillips, Courtesy of Photoshare
Photographer: 
James F. Phillips
Location: 
Biafra
Nigeria
NG
Date taken: 
June 30, 1969
Image Width: 
1976
Image Height: 
2880

Caption

Children in Biafra, Nigeria, who are two standard deviations off the International Committee of the Red Cross child health scale (too tall for their arm circumference) and will be given cooked food ration cards. The most severely malnourished children will be sent to intensive feeding centers as in-patient cases.

History of Use

Organization Media Type Title
South Africa National Department of Health Other Child Survival: Household and Community Component, November 2007
FHI 360 Training Material Nutrition Agriculture Linkages Online Course