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M.J. Altman

Samie Joseph Kipimbye is like most 12-year-old boys. The 6th grader loves his family, friends and football, in that order.

But growing up in the Democratic Republic of Congo — one of the poorest countries in the world — Samie has already endured far too much hunger and poverty for a child his age.


Every year millions of families around the world brace for the start of the annual lean season, the period between harvests when food supply runs low or may even  run out completely.

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