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· August, 2011

Stories about Disaster from August, 2011

9 August 2011

United Kingdom: Time for #RiotCleanup in London?

After extensive looting and rioting across London and other cities in the United Kingdom since Saturday night, ordinary citizens are now looking for ways to help their cities heal. On...

8 August 2011

Haiti: Hurricanes Only Part of the Problem

Côte d'Ivoire: Abidjan in Mourning After Tragic Bus Accident

Friday, August 5, was a tragic day for the West African country of Côte d'Ivoire. A bus transporting passengers in the capital city Abidjan, plunged off a bridge into the...

Walking through Japan

1 August 2011

Paraguay: 7 Years Since Supermarket Tragedy

Caribbean: Online Reactions to Guyana Plane Crash

When news broke early on Saturday that a Caribbean Airlines flight had crash landed at Cheddi Jagan International Airport in Guyana, the regional blogosphere sat up and took notice. In...

South Korea: Volunteers out to Clean up Flood Damage

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