Most Recent Content from: Joe McCarthy

  • Article: Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence
    Water & Sanitation

    Children in War Zones Are 20 Times More Likely to Die From Water Than Violence

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    It’s not bullets and bombs that are the biggest threat to children, a new report says. It’s water. Read more

  • Article: The Crucial Reason WaterAid Stopped Building Toilets in Nigeria
    Water & Sanitation

    The Crucial Reason WaterAid Stopped Building Toilets in Nigeria

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    “WASH is a basic necessity.” Read more

  • Article: Women in New Zealand Wear Headscarves to Show Solidarity With Muslims
    Citizenship

    Women in New Zealand Wear Headscarves to Show Solidarity With Muslims

    By Joe McCarthy|March 22, 2019

    “We love, support, and respect you.” Read more

  • Article: New Zealand's PM Called for a Global Fight Against Racism. What Would That Look Like?
    Citizenship

    New Zealand's PM Called for a Global Fight Against Racism. What Would That Look Like?

    By Joe McCarthy|March 21, 2019

    It starts with acknowledging the deep roots of racism. Read more

  • Article: Judge's Historic Ruling Says US Can't Drill on Public Lands Without Climate Change Review
    Environment

    Judge's Historic Ruling Says US Can't Drill on Public Lands Without Climate Change Review

    By Joe McCarthy|March 21, 2019

    “We need to make radically different decisions across the board.” Read more

  • Article: 4 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Idai
    Citizenship

    4 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Cyclone Idai

    By Joe McCarthy|March 20, 2019

    The relief effort will take months and even years. Read more

  • Article: There's a Disaster in Southern Africa You Probably Haven't Heard About
    Citizenship

    There's a Disaster in Southern Africa You Probably Haven't Heard About

    By Joe McCarthy|March 19, 2019

    Mozambique’s president said the death toll could reach 1,000. Read more

  • Article: 'The Science Is Clear': Declining Environment Will Kill Millions Each Year, UN Says
    Health

    'The Science Is Clear': Declining Environment Will Kill Millions Each Year, UN Says

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|March 19, 2019

    Water contamination alone will cause millions of premature deaths. Read more