#Cyclone Idai

  • Article: 4 Critical Humanitarian Issues That African Countries Should Not Forget as They Fight COVID-19

    4 Critical Humanitarian Issues That African Countries Should Not Forget as They Fight COVID-19

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|May 20, 2020

    The pandemic exists alongside issues like hunger, child marriage, and extreme poverty. Read more

  • Article: African Countries Get New Tool to Predict Climate-Related Disasters

    African Countries Get New Tool to Predict Climate-Related Disasters

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|May 18, 2020

    Being able to track increasingly extreme weather patterns could save lives in the continent. Read more

  • Article: How COVID-19 Is Impacting Elderly People in Mozambique Who Are Still Recovering From Cyclone Idai

    How COVID-19 Is Impacting Elderly People in Mozambique Who Are Still Recovering From Cyclone Idai

    By Catherine Caruso|April 14, 2020

    HelpAge’s country director for Mozambique shares how COVID-19 is threatening his work. Read more

  • Article: Ugandan Activist Vanessa Nakate: 'Calling for Climate Action in Africa Is Our Responsibility'

    Ugandan Activist Vanessa Nakate: 'Calling for Climate Action in Africa Is Our Responsibility'

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe  and  Pia Gralki|Feb. 12, 2020

    Nakate tells Global Citizen why the eyes of the world need to be on the Congo Basin. Read more

  • Article: African Civil Society Organisations Warn Leaders to Act Now at Major Climate Conference

    African Civil Society Organisations Warn Leaders to Act Now at Major Climate Conference

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Dec. 11, 2019

    Africa is responsible for less than 4% of emissions, yet it’s the most vulnerable to climate change. Read more

  • Article: Millions Face Hunger as Deadly Drought Ravages Southern Africa

    Millions Face Hunger as Deadly Drought Ravages Southern Africa

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Nov. 6, 2019

    “It’s a dire situation.” Read more

  • Article: The UK Is Helping Hundreds of Thousands of Zimbabweans on the Brink of Starvation

    The UK Is Helping Hundreds of Thousands of Zimbabweans on the Brink of Starvation

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 12, 2019

    Without support, more than 5.5 million people in Zimbabwe won’t have access to enough food by 2020. Read more

  • Article: A Climate Disaster Takes Place Every Week Around the World, UN Says

    A Climate Disaster Takes Place Every Week Around the World, UN Says

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Sushmita Roy|July 9, 2019

    Climate-related disasters are estimated to cost $520 billion a year. Read more