#climaterelatedimpacts

  1. Women are among the planet’s fiercest advocates and stewards.

    In rural, developing countries, drought, heat, flooding, and storms often force women to travel longer distances for resources like firewood, water, and food for their families, putting them at increased risk of gender-based violence. When environmental disasters hit, young girls
  2. COP28 focus on health draws $777 million to fight tropical disease

    By: Gloria Dickie, Elizabeth Piper and Alexander Cornwell DUBAI (Reuters) -The United Arab Emirates and several charities at the U.N. climate summit on Sunday offered $777 million in financing for eradicating neglected tropical diseases that are expected to worsen as temperatures