Across the Horn of Africa and Middle east tens of millions of people are now staring at the possibility of famine - a terrible combination of conflict, drought, poverty, and displacement.
In Kenya, conditions are so dry that crops are withering and animals dying.
But it's not too late to stop famine happening. Here's how your donations can help those families and children.
Fear of Famine Spreads Across Africa – UNICEF New Zealand – Medium