Stories about Disaster from January, 2020
A few days before the extraordinary parliamentary elections in Peru, a disaster generates outrage and solidarity among citizens.
Over 11 million residents in Wuhan, China, are now in a state of shock and panic, given the lack of appropriate medical response and credible information regarding the coronavirus epidemic.
Over 30,000 are estimated to be affected and displaced from Batangas and Cavite provinces because of the volcanic eruption
The epitome of the ills that have plagued Haiti for decades, Cité Soleil wants to use its library project as a channel for the larger discourse around national reconstruction.
The smoke of Australia's megafires traveled 12,000 kilometers across the Pacific Ocean.
"Our country is leaderless & while it burns, instead of being the leader we need & want, Mr "I can't hold a hose" Morrison is having a NYE party."
Two researchers — who admit "their methodology probably isn't perfect" — suggest island nations are the best places to be in an apocalypse. But will the Global South be welcoming?