South Sudanese children eating food supplied by the aid agency ADRA in 2013. A worse famine has struck the country this year. (Photo: ADRA)
“PEOPLE ARE STARVING at the door of my house,” The Rt Revd Moses Deng Bol, Anglican Bishop of Wau, South Sudan, writes to an Anglican relief agency. He is describing the thousands of people who have come to the Cathedral compound in Wau looking for help. They are desperate!
The scale of this famine was predicted back in December. According to the Famine Early Warning Network