Environment

Madagascar: UNICEF gears up to help victims of deadly cyclone

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Flood waters in Madagascar after Cyclone Bingiza struck the Indian Ocean island of Madagascar on 14...

Toxic Waters Threaten Johannesburg

The discovery of gold was the reason for the birth and the rise of Johannesburg, long called the "City of Gold." But a century later, those same mines, where toxic water has built up in abandoned shafts and may leak into South Africa's water supply,...

UN convenes meeting of aid groups to discuss how to tackle hunger in Sahel

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Drought in the Sahel region makes farming and gardening very diffcult for the women of Yelimne,...

PHILIPPINES: Increased funding to fight flooding

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Tropical Storm Washi capped a deadly and costly year