Avpai Agongi with her 3 year old son Akur Akuer on a bed in the Action Against Hunger Aweil Stabilization Centre, South Sudan. Akur is being treated for malnutrition. Thousands of children are at risk of dying from hunger in South Sudan as the country is experiencing a devastating humanitarian crisis after years of conflict. Copyright Andrew Parsons.
About Gretta Schifano
I'm a freelance journalist and blogger specialising in family travel with teenagers, trips when parents manage to travel without their kids, and 50+ travel. I also write about vegetarian travel, parenting teenagers, adoption, SEN, ADHD and anxiety. My work's been published by the Financial Times, Guardian, Independent, National Geographic Traveller, Lonely Planet and others. I've lived and worked in Italy and Spain and am now based in rural south-east England with my husband, adoptive and birth kids and our dog. I previously worked as a social action radio producer for the BBC.
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