Khadija Mohamed holds her son Mohamed Abdi, 8 months, as he is prepared to receive an IV needle in order to recieve fluids to combat severe malnutrition on March 23, 2017 in Burao, Somaliland. The pastoralist family had migrated from the Gaashaamo region of Ethiopia due drought conditions. 363,000 Somali children under age 5 who are acutely malnourished, including 71,000 who are severely malnourished and face a high risk of disease and death. Somalia is on the edge of famine as drought conditions have left 6 million people in need of food aid throughout the country.
 A tear gas canister lands in front of protestors in the Kawangware slum, on August 10, 2017 in Nairobi, Kenya. Tensions remain high as rumors of election fraud surround the presidential election between incumbent president Uhuru Kenyatta and his rival Raila Odinga.
 A boy diagnosed with hydrocephalus cries on a bed at Cure Children's Hospital on February 5, 2017 in Mbale, Uganda. Hydrocephalus is a condition in which an excess of cerebral fluid accumulates in the brain. The condition, which can be extremely fatal left untreated, causes a harmful amount of pressure on the head and a increase head size.
 TAITA-TAVETA, KENYA - FEBRUARY 02: A ranger from the Kenya Wildlife Service calls for help after Salama, a female African Savannah elephant, needed to be pushed  on her side after being tranquilized during an elephant collaring operation on February 2, 2018 in an area of ranches in Taita-Taveta County, Kenya. The operation run by the Kenya Wildlife Service, Save the Elephants, and the Tsavo Trust fitted 20 elephants with satellite radio collars that provide insight into elephant movement and space needs in the area. Nine out of 20 elephants collared had spear or arrow wounds, raising fears of human-elephant conflict in the region which has seen a large growth in infrastructure and human population. (Photo by Andrew Renneisen/Getty Images)