#Flooding

  • Article: At Least 66 Dead Due to Monsoons and Flooding in Jakarta

    At Least 66 Dead Due to Monsoons and Flooding in Jakarta

    By Brandon Wiggins|Jan. 6, 2020

    Jakarta is a staggering example of the risks facing coastal cities as sea levels rise. Read more

  • Article: Last Year's Natural Disasters Prove That the Climate Crisis Is Only Getting Worse

    Last Year's Natural Disasters Prove That the Climate Crisis Is Only Getting Worse

    By Mercy Corps|Jan. 3, 2020

    And the humanitarian community is struggling to meet the growing demand for aid. Read more

  • Feature: Meet the Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Who's Making Deadly Floods Manageable in Indonesia

    Meet the Cisco Youth Leadership Award Finalist Who's Making Deadly Floods Manageable in Indonesia

    By Joe McCarthy|Cisco|Nov. 22, 2019

    Nashin Mahtani, 27, is one of the young finalists in the running to win at the Global Citizen Prize. Read more

  • Article: 7 Most Common Ways Cities Are Fighting Climate Change

    7 Most Common Ways Cities Are Fighting Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 29, 2019

    From flood defenses to green infrastructure, cities are ramping up their efforts. Read more

  • Article: Indonesia Is Moving Its Capital to Avoid Sinking Into the Ocean

    Indonesia Is Moving Its Capital to Avoid Sinking Into the Ocean

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 27, 2019

    The move could unleash rampant deforestation in a vital rainforest. Read more

  • Article: Powerful Monsoons in India Kill More Than 270 and Displace 1 Million

    Powerful Monsoons in India Kill More Than 270 and Displace 1 Million

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 14, 2019

    “Our teams have recovered 49 bodies so far.” Read more

  • Article: Whaley Bridge Dam Collapse Is 'Wake Up Call' on Britain's Need to Prepare for Climate Change Impact

    Whaley Bridge Dam Collapse Is 'Wake Up Call' on Britain's Need to Prepare for Climate Change Impact

    By Helen Lock|Aug. 5, 2019

    Flash flooding has been causing havoc in the UK — leading to concern about climate preparedness. Read more

  • Article: The UK Just Announced Its Biggest-Ever Direct Commitment to Tackle Climate Change in Africa

    The UK Just Announced Its Biggest-Ever Direct Commitment to Tackle Climate Change in Africa

    By Imogen Calderwood|July 19, 2019

    Africa is responsible for just 3% of global emissions. Yet it’ll be the worst hit by climate change. Read more