The City of Cape Town has started rationing water as the rainy season comes to an end without any hoped-for replenishment of the reservoirs in its dam system.

More than three million people are staring at starvation as drought worsens in most parts of Northern Kenya, according to the World Food Programme

The African Union’s pledge of a $100,000 in relief items to drought victims in Somalia six months ago has just been handed over to the Somali government.

Natural disasters could become more destructive in Asia-Pacific, where a person is already five times more likely to be affected than in other regions, the United Nations warned on Tuesday, urging

The Somali government has kicked off a Drought Impact Needs Assessment (DINA), which will identify the drivers and impact of recurrent drought, and outline long-term solutions that can prevent fami

Up to 3.4 million Kenyans are facing hunger as a result of prolonged drought, which has affected food production.

A severe drought has claimed the lives of at least nine people in Somalia's Galkayo District, media reported.

BEIJING (Reuters) - China has transferred 10 billion cubic meters of fresh water from the country’s south to its drought-prone north in the few years since a massive water diversion project came on

Nearly two-thirds of the India’s terrestrial ecosystems is not resilient to drought.

Internationally subsidised agricultural insurance is intended to protect farmers in developing countries from the effects of climate change.

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