#Drought

  • 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

  • Article: Mum ‘Had No Choice’ But to Sell 6-Year-Old Daughter for £55 Amid Afghanistan’s Severe Food Crisis
    Food & Hunger

    Mum ‘Had No Choice’ But to Sell 6-Year-Old Daughter for £55 Amid Afghanistan’s Severe Food Crisis

    By James Hitchings-Hales|Nov. 28, 2018

    Over 10 million people are under threat. Read more

  • Feature: These Photos Show How Cape Town's Water Crisis Could Happen Anywhere
    FeatureWater & Sanitation

    These Photos Show How Cape Town's Water Crisis Could Happen Anywhere

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|Nov. 26, 2018

    Cape Town nearly became the first major city to run out of water. Read more

  • Article: World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed
    Water & Sanitation

    World's Water Could Become Scarce if the Amazon Rainforest Is Destroyed

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Nov. 20, 2018

    The world is already facing a severe water crisis. Read more

  • Article: Afghanistan Just Made History to Support Its Drought-Affected Citizens
    ImpactFood & Hunger

    Afghanistan Just Made History to Support Its Drought-Affected Citizens

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 5, 2018

    The country is teaming up with the World Food Programme. Read more

  • Article: Extreme Weather Made UK Food Prices Soar as Much as 80%
    Food & Hunger

    Extreme Weather Made UK Food Prices Soar as Much as 80%

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 27, 2018

    This could be the new global norm. Read more

  • Article: Mosquitos Vanish in Finland as Heat Wave Plagues the Country
    Environment

    Mosquitos Vanish in Finland as Heat Wave Plagues the Country

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 8, 2018

    Relief from mosquito bites is tempered by the anxiety surrounding climate change. Read more

  • Article: Australian Farmers Struggle Amid One of the Worst Droughts in Living Memory
    Environment

    Australian Farmers Struggle Amid One of the Worst Droughts in Living Memory

    By Madeleine Keck|Aug. 7, 2018

    Some regional towns haven’t witnessed noteworthy rain since the beginning of 2012. Read more