#Europe

  • Article: This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    This Welsh Grandma Is Inspiring a Community to Knit 2,020 Jumpers for Refugee Children

    By Imogen Calderwood|Oct. 30, 2019

    Eileen Johnson, from Cardigan, wanted to do something worthwhile before she turned 80. Read more

  • Feature: 7 Migrants Share Their Stories of Struggle and Resilience

    7 Migrants Share Their Stories of Struggle and Resilience

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 29, 2019

    It has been almost 20 years since I came to Europe, and I've been through hell. Read more

  • Article: A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    A Groundbreaking UN Report Is Giving Voice to the African Migrant Experience in Europe

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 21, 2019

    Despite risking enslavement, death, and crushing debt, 93% would make the journey again. Read more

  • Article: Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week

    Heat Waves, Health Crises, and Hope: 13 Photos From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|July 26, 2019

    Devastating heat waves, now a common occurrence, struck many parts of Europe this week. Read more

  • Article: Record-Setting Heat Wave in Europe Bears 'Signature of Climate Change'

    Record-Setting Heat Wave in Europe Bears 'Signature of Climate Change'

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|July 25, 2019

    Heat waves are becoming more common, more intense, and longer-lasting. Read more

  • Article: Lives Are Being Saved in European Heatwave Thanks to Better Preparations: Climate Scientists

    Lives Are Being Saved in European Heatwave Thanks to Better Preparations: Climate Scientists

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|July 3, 2019

    Valuable lessons were learned from an extreme heatwave in 2003 that killed over 35,000 people. Read more

  • Article: Wildfire Rages in Spain After Pile of Manure Turns to Flames During Heat Wave

    Wildfire Rages in Spain After Pile of Manure Turns to Flames During Heat Wave

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 28, 2019

    Wildfires are becoming more common and more dangerous. Read more

  • Article: France Braces for Worst Heat Wave in Recorded History

    France Braces for Worst Heat Wave in Recorded History

    By Joe McCarthy|June 27, 2019

    “Globally, these extreme temperatures are five times more likely to occur.” Read more