#Natural disaster

  • Article: 5 Ways to Help in the Aftermath of the Puerto Rico Earthquakes

    5 Ways to Help in the Aftermath of the Puerto Rico Earthquakes

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 8, 2020

    The US territory is still recovering from Hurricane Maria. Read more

  • Feature: Meet the Activist Who Is Saving People From Indonesia's Deadly Floods

    Meet the Activist Who Is Saving People From Indonesia's Deadly Floods

    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: Dozens Dead as Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia

    Dozens Dead as Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia

    By Joe McCarthy|July 15, 2019

    Tens of thousands have been displaced. Read more

  • Article: Cyclone Kenneth: Second Deadly Storm Hits Mozambique 6 Weeks After Cyclone Idai

    Cyclone Kenneth: Second Deadly Storm Hits Mozambique 6 Weeks After Cyclone Idai

    By Joe McCarthy|April 26, 2019

    Cyclone Idai destroyed crops and homes last month, Kenneth could intensify the ongoing crisis. Read more

  • Article: Aid Workers Describe Devastating Toll of Cyclone Idai on Southern Africa

    Aid Workers Describe Devastating Toll of Cyclone Idai on Southern Africa

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Olivia Kestin|March 25, 2019

    “The impact of the cyclone was a lot bigger than anyone was anticipating.” Read more

  • Article: There's a Disaster in Southern Africa You Probably Haven't Heard About

    There's a Disaster in Southern Africa You Probably Haven't Heard About

    By Joe McCarthy|March 19, 2019

    Mozambique’s president said the death toll could reach 1,000. Read more

  • Article: Hurricane Florence and the Rise of Storms Fueled by Climate Change

    Hurricane Florence and the Rise of Storms Fueled by Climate Change

    By Joe McCarthy|Sept. 12, 2018

    Hurricanes are intensifying faster than normal. Read more

  • Article: Death Toll From Hurricane Maria 46 Times Deadlier Than Federal Count

    Death Toll From Hurricane Maria 46 Times Deadlier Than Federal Count

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 28, 2018

    This report could prompt a more urgent reaction from the federal government. Read more