#Drought

  • Article: Heatwave Threatens Zimbabwe's Harvest Amid Severe Drought
    Food & Hunger

    Heatwave Threatens Zimbabwe's Harvest Amid Severe Drought

    March 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Unusually high temperatures and lack of rainfall are hitting crops and livestock, officials say. Read more

  • Article: Pakistan's Intense Drought Has Caused 'Alarmingly High' Levels of Disease and Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    Pakistan's Intense Drought Has Caused 'Alarmingly High' Levels of Disease and Hunger

    March 4, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    One of the worst droughts in Pakistan's history has hit 5 million people Read more

  • Article: Why Women Served Community Leaders With Muddy Water at a Village in Kenya
    Water & Sanitation

    Why Women Served Community Leaders With Muddy Water at a Village in Kenya

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 26, 2019

    They were making a vital point about life in Marsabit county. Read more

  • Article: Drought Puts Children in Australia at Risk for Mental Health Issues, UN Study Shows
    Health

    Drought Puts Children in Australia at Risk for Mental Health Issues, UN Study Shows

    By Madeleine Keck|Feb. 25, 2019

    Australia’s drought shows a link between climate disasters and mental health. Read more

  • Article: Billions Rely on Himalayan Glaciers for Water. But They're Disappearing.
    Water & Sanitation

    Billions Rely on Himalayan Glaciers for Water. But They're Disappearing.

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Feb. 5, 2019

    “This is the climate crisis you haven’t heard of.” Read more

  • Article: Drought or Water Mismanagement? Australia Struggles Through Another Mass Fish Kill
    Water & Sanitation

    Drought or Water Mismanagement? Australia Struggles Through Another Mass Fish Kill

    Jan. 31, 2019

    Hundreds of thousands of dead fish were discovered floating in Australia this week. Read more

  • Article: 'Food Shocks' Have Become More Common Over Last 50 Years, Report Says
    Food & Hunger

    'Food Shocks' Have Become More Common Over Last 50 Years, Report Says

    Jan. 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Increasing frequency of shocks makes it nearly impossible to recover and prepare for the next one. Read more

  • Article: This Man Restored 240 Million Trees in West Africa — and They Could Help Fight Hunger
    Food & Hunger

    This Man Restored 240 Million Trees in West Africa — and They Could Help Fight Hunger

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Dec. 14, 2018

    “Nature would heal itself, you just needed to stop hammering it.” Read more