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Somalia/Internally displaced people (IDPs)/ Child headed households are common in IDP camps and children left or found themselves alone after losing their parents to the war or in some cses parents just abandoned them. Ruun Abdullahi Hagi, 16, takes care of her siblings Abdurakman Abdi, 8, Khalid, 6, Liban, 5. They came 3 years ago from Beleteeyne because of the fighting. The mother passed away two years ago and the father disappeared soon after leaving the four children alone. UNHCR/R. Gangale/May 2011

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