HotSpots H2O: Flooding Is Latest Strain on South Sudan

Torrential rainfall is battering one of the world’s poorest countries, laying bare its weak infrastructure.

Toxic Water, Toxic Crops: India’s Public Health Time Bomb

Raw sewage and industrial wastewater contaminated with metals and chemicals irrigate much of the India's food.

Drought-Hit Zimbabwe Unravels Amid Humanitarian, Economic, and Political Crises

Protests threaten to unseat Mugabe government, while four million people face hunger.

Southern Africa Droughts Jeopardize Food for Millions

Though El Nino has peaked, its effects linger across the continent.