#Flooding

  • Article: Louisiana Knows Thousands Should Be Relocated. But No Funds Exist.
    Environment

    Louisiana Knows Thousands Should Be Relocated. But No Funds Exist.

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2018

    It’s a problem faced all around the world. 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: 6 Things That Could Happen if Sea Levels Rise by 11 Feet This Century
    Environment

    6 Things That Could Happen if Sea Levels Rise by 11 Feet This Century

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 21, 2017

    The last time the world was this warm was 3 million years ago. Read more

  • Article: The Slums of East Asia Are Most Prone to Climate Change, World Bank Warns
    Environment

    The Slums of East Asia Are Most Prone to Climate Change, World Bank Warns

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 4, 2017

    “Our collective challenge is to expand opportunities to all in the cities.” Read more

  • Article: Here’s What You Need to Know About Food and Water Safety After Hurricane Harvey
    Water & Sanitation

    Here’s What You Need to Know About Food and Water Safety After Hurricane Harvey

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 30, 2017

    Flooding can contaminate food and public water supplies. Read more

  • Article: Here Are 18 Photos of the Devastating, Deadly Flooding in South Asia
    Environment

    Here Are 18 Photos of the Devastating, Deadly Flooding in South Asia

    By Olivia Kestin|Aug. 29, 2017

    Houston's not the only area suffering from extreme weather. Read more

  • Article: 14 Instances of Every Day People Being Heroes in Houston After Hurricane Harvey Strikes
    Citizenship

    14 Instances of Every Day People Being Heroes in Houston After Hurricane Harvey Strikes

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Aug. 28, 2017

    In moments of crisis, people often show great courage. Read more

  • Article: 10,000 Women and Girls in Peru to Receive Reproductive Health Care After Deadly Flood
    Girls & Women

    10,000 Women and Girls in Peru to Receive Reproductive Health Care After Deadly Flood

    By Tess Sohngen|Aug. 22, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    Natural disasters can heighten the risk of gender-based violence. Read more