#Drought

  • Article: Ethiopian Children Will Receive Free School Meals Amid Drought
    Food & Hunger

    Ethiopian Children Will Receive Free School Meals Amid Drought

    July 8, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than 1 million children in drought-affected areas are coming to school hungry. Read more

  • Article: 'Peace Ambassadors' Ease Water Conflicts in Drought-Prone Kenya
    Water & Sanitation

    'Peace Ambassadors' Ease Water Conflicts in Drought-Prone Kenya

    June 27, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Volunteers are being trained to show rural communities ways to use water more efficiently. Read more

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

    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: India’s 6th Biggest City Is Running Out of Water
    Water & Sanitation

    India’s 6th Biggest City Is Running Out of Water

    By Joe McCarthy|June 20, 2019

    And the country faces a disastrous heat wave. Read more

  • Article: South Korea Gives Major Aid Package to North Korea Amid Hunger Crisis
    Food & Hunger

    South Korea Gives Major Aid Package to North Korea Amid Hunger Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy|June 19, 2019

    In the 1990s, a similar famine killed more than 3 million North Koreans. Read more

  • Article: Hundreds of Indian Villages Empty as People Flee Historic Drought
    Environment

    Hundreds of Indian Villages Empty as People Flee Historic Drought

    By Sushmita Roy|June 13, 2019

    Heatwaves have already caused 36 deaths in the country. Read more

  • Article: 360,000 People on the Brink of Famine After Drought Hits Madagascar
    Citizenship

    360,000 People on the Brink of Famine After Drought Hits Madagascar

    June 7, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    In the past 20 years, the country has suffered 35 cyclones, eight floods, and five drought periods. Read more

  • Article: Fuel Made From Cotton Seeds Improves Agriculture in Drought-Ridden Kenya
    Environment

    Fuel Made From Cotton Seeds Improves Agriculture in Drought-Ridden Kenya

    June 6, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The natural fuel alternative is helping farmers navigate the effects of climate change. Read more