Reference : V-P-AF-E-01760
Date : 19/10/2010
Country/Region : AFGHANISTAN
Caption : Kandahar, Mirwais hospital, paediatric unit. A small child is being treated for severe diarreah.
Photographer : HOLT, Kate
Confidentiality level : public
Publication restrictions : publication without restrictions
Copyright : ICRC
Description : The mother of the child has travelled from Faria province to Mirwais hospital, as it was the only hospital recommended to treat the severity of the disease. It has taken her four days to reach the hospital, by which time the child's condition was a lot worse.
Original material : digital
Resolution : 4992x3328
Orientation : landscape
Colour/B&W : colour