#drought

  • Article: As Drought Ravages Kenya, a Record Number of Children Go Hungry, UNICEF Reports
    Food & Hunger

    As Drought Ravages Kenya, a Record Number of Children Go Hungry, UNICEF Reports

    Sept. 18, 2017

    Kenya has been ravaged by what the United Nations calls the worst drought since 2011. Read more

  • Article: This Hotline Is Tackling Violence Against Girls in Drought-Hit Kenya
    Girls & Women

    This Hotline Is Tackling Violence Against Girls in Drought-Hit Kenya

    June 21, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation and CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Drought violence against women in Kenya's northern pastoralist communities - but that is changing. Read more

  • Article: Banks Are Stepping Up to Help Africans Suffering From Famine
    Food & Hunger

    Banks Are Stepping Up to Help Africans Suffering From Famine

    By Gabriella Canal|June 14, 2017

    Upwards of 26.5 million people could go hungry in the Horn of Africa. Read more

  • Article: 1.4 Million Somali Children Will Be Acutely Malnourished in 2017, UN Says
    Food & Hunger

    1.4 Million Somali Children Will Be Acutely Malnourished in 2017, UN Says

    By James O'Hare|May 3, 2017

    "We need to do far more, and faster, to save lives.” Read more

  • Article: 14 Photos of Staggering Famine in South Sudan, Somalia, Nigeria, and Yemen
    Food & Hunger

    14 Photos of Staggering Famine in South Sudan, Somalia, Nigeria, and Yemen

    By James O'Hare|March 27, 2017

    Statistics aren't enough. Read more

  • Article: 3 to 4 Months Before Millions Die of Famine in Somalia and Yemen, Red Cross Warns
    Food & Hunger

    3 to 4 Months Before Millions Die of Famine in Somalia and Yemen, Red Cross Warns

    By James O'Hare|March 22, 2017

    These aren’t just statistics. The clock is ticking. Read more

  • Article: Starvation Looms for 6 Million Children in Horn of Africa, Charity Says
    Food & Hunger

    Starvation Looms for 6 Million Children in Horn of Africa, Charity Says

    Feb. 3, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    500,000 children already have severe malnutrition and risk dying without emergency intervention. Read more

  • Video: Why the heck is L.A. dumping 96 million "shade balls" into a reservoir?
    Environment

    Why the heck is L.A. dumping 96 million "shade balls" into a reservoir?

    By Meghan Werft|Aug. 13, 2015

    Los Angeles is adding millions of black balls to it's water supply, but why? Read more