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“We are eating grass because there is no food.” – South Sudan | UNICEF

“We are eating grass because there is no food.” – South Sudan | UNICEF

Everyday, when Nyabel Wal thinks of preparing food for her family of five, she has only one option: to harvest the wild grass that grows near her home, known locally as ‘woor’. The plant grows virtually everywhere in South Sudan, and it is believed to be the only weed holding the deteriorating lives of thousands …