#Drought

  • 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

  • Article: Africa's Food Supply Is Under Threat — And It's Not Just from Drought or Famine
    Food & Hunger

    Africa's Food Supply Is Under Threat — And It's Not Just from Drought or Famine

    Jan. 29, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The worm is spreading rapidly across Africa, threatening the livelihoods of millions of farmers. Read more

  • Article: How Bill Gates Is Helping Lift 100 Million Farmers Out of Poverty
    Food & Hunger

    How Bill Gates Is Helping Lift 100 Million Farmers Out of Poverty

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 26, 2018

    Crops need to be more nutritious and resistant to extreme weather conditions. Read more

  • Article: How 2 Years of Drought Have Caused a Devastating Humanitarian Crisis in Kenya
    Food & Hunger

    How 2 Years of Drought Have Caused a Devastating Humanitarian Crisis in Kenya

    Jan. 12, 2018|IRIN

    Millions are already in need of food aid — and it's getting worse. Read more