#Europe

  • 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

    July 3, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    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

  • Article: Young Voters Across Europe Led to a 'Green Wave' to Fight for Climate Action

    Young Voters Across Europe Led to a 'Green Wave' to Fight for Climate Action

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 28, 2019

    Green parties scored particularly high with young voters in Europe. Read more

  • Article: I Was a Midwife in a Greek Refugee Camp at the Height of the Crisis. Here's What I Learned.

    I Was a Midwife in a Greek Refugee Camp at the Height of the Crisis. Here's What I Learned.

    May 3, 2019

    Maria Garcia De Frutos went from an NHS hospital in London to the Thessaloniki camp in Greece. Read more

  • Article: Brexit Threatens Mayhem for Homeless Europeans Who Call Britain Home

    Brexit Threatens Mayhem for Homeless Europeans Who Call Britain Home

    April 10, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The threat of deportation or detention looms over homeless Europeans in the UK. Read more