Two woman standing in front of an arid background
Karamoja is one of the driest areas in Uganda. It experiences drought nearly every year that sometimes leads to serious food shortages. In this portrait photo of two women, visible is the semi-arid landscape in the background.
Dry river bed from Kidepo National Park in northeastern Uganda
A group of Karamojong teens
The Karamojong or Karimojong are an ethnic group of agro-pastoral herders living mainly in the north-east of Uganda. The name Karamojong derived from phrase "ekar ngimojong", meaning "the old men can walk no farther".