#natural disasters

  • Article: Donors Pledge $1.2 Billion to Rebuild Mozambique After Devastating Cyclones
    Environment

    Donors Pledge $1.2 Billion to Rebuild Mozambique After Devastating Cyclones

    By Gabrielle Deonath|June 3, 2019

    But officials say $3.2 billion is needed to fully recover from Cyclones Idai and Kenneth. Read more

  • Article: Lebanese Students Learn Disaster and War Preparedness Through Survival Training
    Education

    Lebanese Students Learn Disaster and War Preparedness Through Survival Training

    May 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Schools in the conflict-ridden region emphasize life-saving education for students. Read more

  • Article: 6 Natural Disasters That Broke Our Hearts in 2018
    Environment

    6 Natural Disasters That Broke Our Hearts in 2018

    By Sophie Maes|Nov. 29, 2018

    Climate change is fueling stronger and more destructive natural disasters. Read more

  • Article: Confused by Climate Change, Japan's Famous Cherry Blossoms Bloom Six Months Early
    Environment

    Confused by Climate Change, Japan's Famous Cherry Blossoms Bloom Six Months Early

    By Jerica Deck|Oct. 19, 2018

    The pink flowers usually bloom in March or April. Read more

  • Article: Driven From Their Homes by Climate Change, Indian Women Are Forced to Find New Livelihoods
    Girls & Women

    Driven From Their Homes by Climate Change, Indian Women Are Forced to Find New Livelihoods

    Oct. 18, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Some families who migrated because of climate change found more lucrative work. Read more

  • Article: These 5 Countries Gave the Most Humanitarian Aid in 2017
    Citizenship

    These 5 Countries Gave the Most Humanitarian Aid in 2017

    By Jackie Marchildon|July 5, 2018

    The world spent $27.3 billion on global humanitarian aid in 2017. Read more

  • Article: Beyoncé, George Clooney, Oprah Are Hosting a Telethon for Harvey Relief
    Citizenship

    Beyoncé, George Clooney, Oprah Are Hosting a Telethon for Harvey Relief

    By Gabriella Canal|Sept. 5, 2017

    The event will air on all major networks next week. Read more

  • Article: How Cow Poo Is Helping People Cook in Zimbabwe
    Finance & Innovation

    How Cow Poo Is Helping People Cook in Zimbabwe

    April 18, 2017|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Biogas – the process of producing energy by fermenting waste – is gaining in popularity. Read more