#extreme weather

  • Article: 15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month

    15 Displaced Syrian Children Died Due to a Lack of Medical Care in the Past Month

    By Jerica Deck|Jan. 16, 2019

    The youngest child was only one hour old. Read more

  • Article: The World May Miss Its Goal of Ending Child Marriage by 2030

    The World May Miss Its Goal of Ending Child Marriage by 2030

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|June 25, 2018

    Extreme weather in countries like Bangladesh and Mali have put more girls at risk of child marriage. Read more

  • Article: Climate Change Has Already Cost the United States $350 Billion

    Climate Change Has Already Cost the United States $350 Billion

    By Colleen Curry|Oct. 24, 2017

    That number will be $35 billion a year by 2050. Read more

  • Article: Here Are 18 Photos of the Devastating, Deadly Flooding in South Asia

    Here Are 18 Photos of the Devastating, Deadly Flooding in South Asia

    By Olivia Kestin|Aug. 29, 2017

    Houston's not the only area suffering from extreme weather. Read more

  • Article: Natural Disasters Need 'Price Tags' So We Can Prevent Them, UN Chief Says

    Natural Disasters Need 'Price Tags' So We Can Prevent Them, UN Chief Says

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 28, 2017

    "As long as the costs of disasters are invisible, it is very easy to ignore them." Read more

  • Article: In India, This 'Silent Killer' Puts Millions of Poor at Risk

    In India, This 'Silent Killer' Puts Millions of Poor at Risk

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 12, 2017

    The world's "biggest impending climate-related hazard." Read more

  • Article: Drought Sends Food Prices Through the Roof in East Africa

    Drought Sends Food Prices Through the Roof in East Africa

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Feb. 15, 2017

    Due to drought, food staples like maize and sorghum reach record level. Read more