#desastres naturales

  • Article: Public Health Emergency Declared in Puerto Rico After Earthquakes

    Public Health Emergency Declared in Puerto Rico After Earthquakes

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 9, 2020

    Hundreds of earthquakes have hit the US territory since Dec. 28. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Cost the World $150B in 2019. Natural Disasters Are Only Getting More Expensive.

    Climate Change Cost the World $150B in 2019. Natural Disasters Are Only Getting More Expensive.

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Catherine Caruso|Jan. 8, 2020

    Natural disasters are getting more expensive as climate change persists. 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

  • Article: A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns

    A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 25, 2019

    The UN’s special rapporteur on human rights offers a blistering rebuke to governments. Read more

  • Article: NASA's Newest Mission Is Fighting Climate Change and Natural Disasters on Earth

    NASA's Newest Mission Is Fighting Climate Change and Natural Disasters on Earth

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 10, 2019

    The agency hopes to use its data and analysis tools to help vulnerable people around the world. Read more

  • Article: Humanitarian Crises Caused by Climate Change Are the Most Underreported, Study Shows

    Humanitarian Crises Caused by Climate Change Are the Most Underreported, Study Shows

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 21, 2019

    And the impact is devastating, experts say. Read more

  • Article: Climate Disasters Cause Global Economic Losses to Soar: UN

    Climate Disasters Cause Global Economic Losses to Soar: UN

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 10, 2018

    In the past 20 years, 77% of disaster losses were caused by extreme weather. Read more