The Stream, August 14: Food and Water Relief Measures

France, the United States and G20 president Mexico have scheduled…

Provincial Differences: Green Hunan and Dry Gansu

Circle of Blue reporter Nadya Ivanova starts her second of three weeks reporting in the field from China, where she wonders about the effects of regional development and pollution on farming practices.
Shanghai Drought

Rains Bring Relief For Six-Month China Drought, But Chronic Water Problems Loom

Although now satiated, the dry spell is the latest in a growing trend of severe water shortages threatening China's food production, energy generation, and accelerating modernization.

China Resettles 300,000 for Plans to Redirect Water to Combat Drought

Nearly 1.5 million people in the Hunan and Guangdong provinces have reported drinking water shortages.