Venezuela: Children wasting away

Third in a series of six images of the human cost of Venezuela’s crisis. The first, second, fourth, fifth and sixth images in this series are also available.

Katherine Castilla, 19, of Maracaibo, Venezuela, holds her baby, who is suffering from extreme malnutrition, as photographed in April. According to Caritas, a Catholic relief organization, 23 percent of children under 5 in Venezuela suffer from malnutrition.