#Humanitarian Crisis

  • Article: 4 Ways the Venezuela Crisis Is Affecting Children's Education
    Education

    4 Ways the Venezuela Crisis Is Affecting Children's Education

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|June 14, 2019

    Parents can’t afford school supplies or food, and children are forced to work. Read more

  • Article: 7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela
    Citizenship

    7 Things You Should Know About the Crisis in Venezuela

    By Carmen SingerErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|May 1, 2019

    A crisis that began nearly a decade ago gets worse by the day. Read more

  • Article: UN to Investigate Reports of Cyclone Idai Survivors Asked to Trade Sex for Food
    Food & Hunger

    UN to Investigate Reports of Cyclone Idai Survivors Asked to Trade Sex for Food

    April 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Women say local leaders demanded sex in exchange for food aid. Read more

  • Article: Violence Sparks First Major Humanitarian Crisis in Burkina Faso
    Citizenship

    Violence Sparks First Major Humanitarian Crisis in Burkina Faso

    March 12, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Since the start of 2019, an average of 1,000 people have fled their homes every day. Read more

  • Article: African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020
    Citizenship

    African Union Pledges to Silence Guns In Africa By 2020

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|March 6, 2019

    Wars and conflict have displaced more than 9 million people across the continent. Read more

  • Article: Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack
    Health

    Doctors Without Borders Has to Close Ebola Treatment Center In DRC After Attack

    By Lerato Mogoatlhe|Feb. 27, 2019

    The center’s at the heart of the Ebola outbreak in the country. Read more

  • Article: Humanitarian Crises Caused by Climate Change Are the Most Underreported, Study Shows
    Food & Hunger

    Humanitarian Crises Caused by Climate Change Are the Most Underreported, Study Shows

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Leah Rodriguez|Feb. 21, 2019

    And the impact is devastating, experts say. Read more

  • Article: Britain to Send Maggots to Warzones to Save Life and Limbs
    Health

    Britain to Send Maggots to Warzones to Save Life and Limbs

    By Joshua James Parfitt|Jan. 11, 2019

    The maggots eat up dead tissue and their saliva has antimicrobial properties. Read more