#Natural disasters

  • Article: Kids in These Conflict Zones May Never Learn to Read and Write

    Kids in These Conflict Zones May Never Learn to Read and Write

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Jan. 31, 2018

    More than 75% of young people in Niger and 69% in Chad remain illiterate. Read more

  • Article: The Photos From California's Wildfires Are Just Insane

    The Photos From California's Wildfires Are Just Insane

    By Olivia Kestin  and  David Brand|Dec. 7, 2017

    The flames have so far forced tens of thousands to evacuate and have even penetrated Los Angeles. Read more

  • Article: Earthquakes Could Double in 2018 Because of a Weird Planetary Event

    Earthquakes Could Double in 2018 Because of a Weird Planetary Event

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 20, 2017

    There’s only one way to truly prepare for earthquakes. Read more

  • Article: Natural Disasters Make 14 Million People Homeless Each Year: Report

    Natural Disasters Make 14 Million People Homeless Each Year: Report

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Oct. 13, 2017

    The risk of displacement may rise as populations swell and climate change worsens. Read more

  • Article: Salma Hayek Pinault Just Donated $100,000 to the Victims of Mexico’s Deadly Earthquake

    Salma Hayek Pinault Just Donated $100,000 to the Victims of Mexico’s Deadly Earthquake

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Sept. 21, 2017

    “I implore to the goodness of your hearts, to your compassion." Read more

  • Article: Puerto Rico Will Accept Thousands of Refugees from Islands Affected by Hurricane Irma

    Puerto Rico Will Accept Thousands of Refugees from Islands Affected by Hurricane Irma

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 14, 2017

    “The people of Puerto Rico — what big hearts you guys got.” Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé Visited Her Childhood Church in Houston to Help Harvey Victims

    Beyoncé Visited Her Childhood Church in Houston to Help Harvey Victims

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Sept. 11, 2017

    “Today is a celebration of survival.” Read more

  • Article: Hurricane Irma Leaves As Many As 150,000 Puerto Ricans Without Safe Drinking Water

    Hurricane Irma Leaves As Many As 150,000 Puerto Ricans Without Safe Drinking Water

    By Phineas Rueckert|Sept. 7, 2017

    Some may be without electricity for 4-6 months. Read more