#Drought

  • Article: Drought in Israel Threatens Holy Land's Waters
    Environment

    Drought in Israel Threatens Holy Land's Waters

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Jan. 4, 2018

    Elsewhere in the world, water crises are affecting billions of people. Read more

  • Article: Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important
    AdvocacyCitizenship

    Yes, UK Aid Money Goes to Some of the World’s Most Corrupt Countries — and Here’s Why That’s Important

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 2, 2018

    Corruption isn’t a reason to slash aid spending to the countries who need it most. Read more

  • Article: 6 Signs That Climate Change Got Way Worse in 2017
    Environment

    6 Signs That Climate Change Got Way Worse in 2017

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 18, 2017

    Nearly 16,000 scientists signed an open letter in November urging immediate climate action. Read more

  • Article: 12 Natural Disasters That Broke Our Hearts in 2017
    Environment

    12 Natural Disasters That Broke Our Hearts in 2017

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 8, 2017

    Climate change may have played a role in most of them. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Could Push 720 Million People Into Extreme Poverty: Report
    Environment

    Climate Change Could Push 720 Million People Into Extreme Poverty: Report

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2017

    “There are no walls or fences that can keep climate out.” Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Affected Ancient Egypt, Too — And Led to Its Demise
    Environment

    Climate Change Affected Ancient Egypt, Too — And Led to Its Demise

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 18, 2017

    Building the pyramids was an extraordinary feat. But so is mitigating climate change. Read more

  • Article: Hunger is Driving Central Americans to Cross The U.S. Border
    Food & Hunger

    Hunger is Driving Central Americans to Cross The U.S. Border

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Aug. 24, 2017

    Many of those trying to cross are under the age of 16. Read more

  • Article: Drought in Kenya Is Forcing Girls Into Prostitution to Feed Their Families, UN Says
    Girls & Women

    Drought in Kenya Is Forcing Girls Into Prostitution to Feed Their Families, UN Says

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 23, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Sexual assault and violence are common during humanitarian crises. Read more