#drought

  • Article: Drought-Stricken Cape Town Is Learning Resilience Lessons the Hard Way
    Water & Sanitation

    Drought-Stricken Cape Town Is Learning Resilience Lessons the Hard Way

    Feb. 16, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Water restrictions will be “the new normal,” says one city councillor. Read more

  • Article: Cape Town Is About to Run Out of Water
    Water & Sanitation

    Cape Town Is About to Run Out of Water

    By David Brand|Jan. 12, 2018

    They may have only three months left. Read more

  • 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