Malawi's Devastating Drought for Getty Images
Malawi's Devastating Drought for Getty Images

Girls pray during Sunday service at Mofolo Woyera church in the village of Mulele, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the community's harvest leaving many in need of food aid. Drought associated with the El Nino weather pattern has created famine throughout Southern Africa with over 60 million people dependent on food aid. 

 People walk and cycle in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi.

People walk and cycle in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi.

 Men and women listen to a briefing on the food distribution process outside a school in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi. 

Men and women listen to a briefing on the food distribution process outside a school in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi. 

 Dinesi Majawa pauses after watering his garden at his family home in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt Majawa's harvest of maize and sunflowers, and without food aid his family would starve.

Dinesi Majawa pauses after watering his garden at his family home in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt Majawa's harvest of maize and sunflowers, and without food aid his family would starve.

 Men sell bicycle parts in the village of Jali, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. 

Men sell bicycle parts in the village of Jali, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. 

  Bags of sorghum are distributed as aid in at a school in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi.

 Bags of sorghum are distributed as aid in at a school in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi.

 Children gather outside their school being used to store food aid in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi

Children gather outside their school being used to store food aid in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi

 Faida Rabison, holds her daughter Ness, 11 months, who is suffering from severe malnutrition at the Ngalou Rural Hospital on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi. The hospital had seen 66 cases of severe malnutrition in the past four months.

Faida Rabison, holds her daughter Ness, 11 months, who is suffering from severe malnutrition at the Ngalou Rural Hospital on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi. The hospital had seen 66 cases of severe malnutrition in the past four months.

 People water seedlings at a work for food program run by NGO's World Vision International and the World Food Program in the village of Ngwelelo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi.

People water seedlings at a work for food program run by NGO's World Vision International and the World Food Program in the village of Ngwelelo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi.

 Margaret Majawa washes her son, Akuzike, 2, before church at their family home in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the Majawa's harvest of maize and sunflowers, and without food aid the family would starve.

Margaret Majawa washes her son, Akuzike, 2, before church at their family home in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the Majawa's harvest of maize and sunflowers, and without food aid the family would starve.

 Men try to direct a cow which ran off the road in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi.

Men try to direct a cow which ran off the road in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi.

 People gather for Sunday service at Mofolo Woyera church in the village of Mulele, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the community's harvest leaving many in need of food aid. 

People gather for Sunday service at Mofolo Woyera church in the village of Mulele, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the community's harvest leaving many in need of food aid. 

Malawi's Devastating Drought for Getty Images
 People walk and cycle in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi.
 Men and women listen to a briefing on the food distribution process outside a school in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi. 
 Dinesi Majawa pauses after watering his garden at his family home in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt Majawa's harvest of maize and sunflowers, and without food aid his family would starve.
 Men sell bicycle parts in the village of Jali, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. 
  Bags of sorghum are distributed as aid in at a school in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi.
 Children gather outside their school being used to store food aid in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi
 Faida Rabison, holds her daughter Ness, 11 months, who is suffering from severe malnutrition at the Ngalou Rural Hospital on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi. The hospital had seen 66 cases of severe malnutrition in the past four months.
 People water seedlings at a work for food program run by NGO's World Vision International and the World Food Program in the village of Ngwelelo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi.
 Margaret Majawa washes her son, Akuzike, 2, before church at their family home in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the Majawa's harvest of maize and sunflowers, and without food aid the family would starve.
 Men try to direct a cow which ran off the road in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi.
 People gather for Sunday service at Mofolo Woyera church in the village of Mulele, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the community's harvest leaving many in need of food aid. 
Malawi's Devastating Drought for Getty Images

Girls pray during Sunday service at Mofolo Woyera church in the village of Mulele, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the community's harvest leaving many in need of food aid. Drought associated with the El Nino weather pattern has created famine throughout Southern Africa with over 60 million people dependent on food aid. 

People walk and cycle in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi.

Men and women listen to a briefing on the food distribution process outside a school in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi. 

Dinesi Majawa pauses after watering his garden at his family home in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt Majawa's harvest of maize and sunflowers, and without food aid his family would starve.

Men sell bicycle parts in the village of Jali, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. 

 Bags of sorghum are distributed as aid in at a school in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi.

Children gather outside their school being used to store food aid in the village of Malikopo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi

Faida Rabison, holds her daughter Ness, 11 months, who is suffering from severe malnutrition at the Ngalou Rural Hospital on September 9, 2016 in Chikwawa, Malawi. The hospital had seen 66 cases of severe malnutrition in the past four months.

People water seedlings at a work for food program run by NGO's World Vision International and the World Food Program in the village of Ngwelelo, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi.

Margaret Majawa washes her son, Akuzike, 2, before church at their family home in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the Majawa's harvest of maize and sunflowers, and without food aid the family would starve.

Men try to direct a cow which ran off the road in the village of Masale, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 10, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi.

People gather for Sunday service at Mofolo Woyera church in the village of Mulele, which lies in one of the areas most affected by drought, on September 11, 2016 in Zomba, Malawi. The drought has hurt the community's harvest leaving many in need of food aid. 

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