#Hurricane

  • Article: This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses
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    This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|Nov. 26, 2018

    Hasti Ahmadi went on a service trip to Puerto Rico — and stayed longer to have a greater impact. Read more

  • Article: 5 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Hurricane Florence
    Citizenship

    5 Ways You Can Help the Victims of Hurricane Florence

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 14, 2018

    Mindful giving makes a real difference. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rico Revises Hurricane Maria Death Toll From 64 to 1,427
    Health

    Puerto Rico Revises Hurricane Maria Death Toll From 64 to 1,427

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 9, 2018

    But it could be higher than 5,000. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Will Destabilize the Planet Without More Funding, UN Expert Says
    Environment

    Climate Change Will Destabilize the Planet Without More Funding, UN Expert Says

    May 3, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We are talking in millions and billions of dollars when we should be speaking in trillions." 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: The Water Crisis in Puerto Rico Is Still Affecting Millions
    Water & Sanitation

    The Water Crisis in Puerto Rico Is Still Affecting Millions

    By David Brand|Oct. 19, 2017

    Weeks after hurricanes devastated Puerto Rico, much of the island still lacks safe drinking water. Read more

  • Article: Islamic Centre in Dublin Is Sheltering Homeless as Powerful Hurricane Hits Ireland
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    Islamic Centre in Dublin Is Sheltering Homeless as Powerful Hurricane Hits Ireland

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 17, 2017

    “It’s the minimum that we can do as humanitarians.” Read more

  • Article: Category 5 Hurricane Maria Just Devastated the Tiny Island of Dominica and Is Heading Toward Puerto Rico
    Environment

    Category 5 Hurricane Maria Just Devastated the Tiny Island of Dominica and Is Heading Toward Puerto Rico

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 19, 2017

    Forecasters warn the storm could leave Puerto Rico “uninhabitable for months.” Read more