#Flooding

  • Article: Over 1.5 Million Children in Niger Are in Need of Humanitarian Assistance

    Over 1.5 Million Children in Niger Are in Need of Humanitarian Assistance

    By Brandon Wiggins|Feb. 21, 2020

    UNICEF says that it will need $59.4 million to provide humanitarian assistance to children in 2020. Read more

  • 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 Nashin Mahtani, Revolutionary Indonesian Flood Mapper

    Meet Nashin Mahtani, Revolutionary Indonesian Flood Mapper

    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 Of The Most Common Ways Cities Are Fighting Climate Change

    7 Of The 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