The vulture and the little girl, also known as “The Struggling Girl”, is a famous photograph by Kevin Carterwhich first appeared in The New York Times on 26 March 1993. It is a photograph of a frail famine-strickenboy, initially believed to be a girl, who had collapsed in the foreground with a vulture eyeing him from nearby. The child was reported to be attempting to reach a United Nations feeding center about a half mile away in Ayod, Sudan,(now South Sudan), in March 1993. The picture won the Pulitzer Prize for Feature Photography award in 1994. Carter died by suicide four months after winning the prize.