Stories about Disaster

2021 in review, from a Caribbean point of view

COVID-19  20 December 2021

While the Caribbean was primarily focused on rising COVID-19 infection rates, a steady stream of variants, and strong vaccine hesitancy, the pandemic wasn't the only story affecting the region in 2021.

Digital panaceas for an analog world

COVID-19  30 November 2021

This article brings you insights from stories from the hinterlands of Bundelkhand in Uttar Pradesh on how the livelihoods and safety of women were impacted during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nepal: Drowning in sorrow

  16 November 2021

Despite protests, defiant sand mining and quarry contractors have continued to leave large abandoned pits along Nepal’s rivers in which children drown by the dozens every year.

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