#Drought

  • Article: Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now
    Water & Sanitation

    Heavy Rains Save Cape Town From Running Out of Water — For Now

    By Joe McCarthy|June 13, 2018

    City officials are urging residents to keep conserving water. Read more

  • Article: 22 Stunning Environmental Photos From May
    Environment

    22 Stunning Environmental Photos From May

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Joe McCarthy|May 24, 2018

    April showers bring May volcanic eruptions. Read more

  • Article: New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California
    Environment

    New Report Shows How Badly Climate Change Is Hurting California

    By Joe McCarthy|May 9, 2018

    “There is no time for political posturing and partisan debate.” Read more

  • Article: Mali's Erratic Weather Is Pushing Girls Into Risky Situations
    Girls & Women

    Mali's Erratic Weather Is Pushing Girls Into Risky Situations

    April 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    When drought comes, girls are the ones who must earn a living for their families. Read more

  • Article: These European Cities Will Be Worse Hit by Climate Change Flooding, Heatwaves, and Drought
    Environment

    These European Cities Will Be Worse Hit by Climate Change Flooding, Heatwaves, and Drought

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 21, 2018

    In the first study of its kind, scientists analysed 571 cities across Europe. Read more

  • Article: Tourists Visiting South Africa Will Be Asked to Restrict Water Use, Too
    Water & Sanitation

    Tourists Visiting South Africa Will Be Asked to Restrict Water Use, Too

    Feb. 21, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "Even if it rains tomorrow, we can never go back to the old way of consuming water" Read more

  • Article: Crop-Eating Worms and Droughts Are Threatening Mass Hunger in Africa
    Food & Hunger

    Crop-Eating Worms and Droughts Are Threatening Mass Hunger in Africa

    By Imogen Calderwood|Feb. 14, 2018

    Millions of people — most of them children — are facing severe hunger. Read more

  • Article: Cape Town Isn't the Only African City Facing Water Shortages
    Water & Sanitation

    Cape Town Isn't the Only African City Facing Water Shortages

    Feb. 7, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    These major cities could be next. Read more