#Hurricane Irma

  • Article: British Overseas Territories Hit By Natural Disasters Could Now Receive UK Aid

    British Overseas Territories Hit By Natural Disasters Could Now Receive UK Aid

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 5, 2018

    There has been a “significant change” to international aid rules. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rico Revises Hurricane Maria Death Toll From 64 to 1,427

    Puerto Rico Revises Hurricane Maria Death Toll From 64 to 1,427

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 9, 2018

    But it could be higher than 5,000. Read more

  • Article: This Florida Teen Just Planted 400 Trees to Save Florida’s Coastline

    This Florida Teen Just Planted 400 Trees to Save Florida’s Coastline

    April 13, 2018

    And he did it by reusing yogurt containers. Read more

  • Article: Virgin Island Residents Could Be Plunged into Poverty by Hurricanes

    Virgin Island Residents Could Be Plunged into Poverty by Hurricanes

    By David Brand|Feb. 7, 2018

    Thousands of Virgin Islanders don’t have the money to repair their homes or find new ones. Read more

  • Article: Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy

    Bernie Sanders Introduces Legislation to Rebuild Puerto Rico With Clean Energy

    By Andrew McMaster|Nov. 29, 2017

    Sanders’ new bill would invest billions into modernizing Puerto Rico’s infrastructure. Read more

  • Article: Mold Looms as Potential Health Crisis in Waterlogged Puerto Rico

    Mold Looms as Potential Health Crisis in Waterlogged Puerto Rico

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 2, 2017

    Mold is especially dangerous for those with asthma. Read more

  • Article: This 15-Year-Old Is Bringing Light to One of Puerto Rico's Poorest Communities

    This 15-Year-Old Is Bringing Light to One of Puerto Rico's Poorest Communities

    By Phineas Rueckert|Oct. 24, 2017

    15-year-old Salvador Gabriel Gomez Colón wants to bring light to 1,000 poor, rural Puerto Ricans. Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Not About ‘Broken Infrastructure.’ It’s About Poverty

    Puerto Rico’s Crisis Is Not About ‘Broken Infrastructure.’ It’s About Poverty

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 27, 2017

    Puerto Rico’s crisis in the wake of Hurricanes Irma and Maria is systemic. Read more