#Drought

  • Article: Why Climate Change and Poverty Are Inextricably Linked

    Why Climate Change and Poverty Are Inextricably Linked

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 19, 2020

    Fighting one problem helps mitigate the other. Read more

  • Article: How Farmers in Central Kenya Are Tackling Malnutrition With Sweet Potatoes

    How Farmers in Central Kenya Are Tackling Malnutrition With Sweet Potatoes

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 18, 2020

    A farmers' cooperative is growing resilient sweet potato and making popular bakery products with it. Read more

  • Article: Food Crisis in Zimbabwe Threatens Millions of Rural Children

    Food Crisis in Zimbabwe Threatens Millions of Rural Children

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 28, 2020

    Extreme poverty is on the rise in Zimbabwe, which is still dealing with a food crisis. Read more

  • Article: Last Year's Natural Disasters Prove That the Climate Crisis Is Only Getting Worse

    Last Year's Natural Disasters Prove That the Climate Crisis Is Only Getting Worse

    By Mercy Corps|Jan. 3, 2020

    And the humanitarian community is struggling to meet the growing demand for aid. Read more

  • Article: Food Aid in Zimbabwe Could Run Out by End of February

    Food Aid in Zimbabwe Could Run Out by End of February

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 2, 2020

    "The lives of so many depend on this." Read more

  • Article: Australia Just Endured Its Driest Spring on Record

    Australia Just Endured Its Driest Spring on Record

    By Madeleine Keck|Dec. 4, 2019

    Spring 2019 was also Australia’s second hottest in terms of maximum temperature. Read more

  • Article: 'Man-Made Starvation' Threatens Half of Zimbabwe's Population

    'Man-Made Starvation' Threatens Half of Zimbabwe's Population

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 3, 2019

    An estimated 90% of children between 6 months and 2 years old need immediate food aid. Read more

  • Article: 600 Elephants to Get Relocated as Severe Drought Ravages Zimbabwe

    600 Elephants to Get Relocated as Severe Drought Ravages Zimbabwe

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 12, 2019

    “Almost every animal is being affected.” Read more