#Flooding

  • Article: Floating Schools Help These Bangladeshi Students Learn During Monsoon Season
    Education

    Floating Schools Help These Bangladeshi Students Learn During Monsoon Season

    By Leah Rodriguez|Sept. 13, 2018

    A nonprofit has already built 23 in a flood-prone area of the country. Read more

  • Article: How 'Climate Gentrification' Is Changing Miami — And the Rest of the World
    Environment

    How 'Climate Gentrification' Is Changing Miami — And the Rest of the World

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 30, 2018

    Gentrification has mixed consequences, but climate change brings new factors. Read more

  • Article: Floods in Kerala, India, Show How Unprepared the World Is for Climate Change
    Environment

    Floods in Kerala, India, Show How Unprepared the World Is for Climate Change

    Aug. 23, 2018

    Over the past 40 years Kerala has lost nearly half its forest cover. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds Die as Kerala, India, Faces Worst Floods in a Century
    Environment

    Hundreds Die as Kerala, India, Faces Worst Floods in a Century

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 17, 2018

    "I opened the door and water gushed in.” Read more

  • Article: 14 Truly Moving Photos From Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    14 Truly Moving Photos From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|June 29, 2018

    From protests to asylum seekers on boats, these photos offer a glimpse into a world in flux. Read more

  • Article: UK Flooding Uncovers Shocking Scenes of Plastic Pollution
    Environment

    UK Flooding Uncovers Shocking Scenes of Plastic Pollution

    By Joe McCarthy|May 3, 2018

    “It’s the worst image I’ve ever seen of plastic pollution.” Read more

  • Article: The Sea Is Swallowing Up Homes in This Senegal City
    Environment

    The Sea Is Swallowing Up Homes in This Senegal City

    April 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    A scheme backed by the World Bank aims to resettle 10,000 residents from the coast of Saint-Louis. 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