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Health, Food and Water Impacts

Standard Page | 2006-01-06 at 18:23

Climate change will have disastrous impacts on agriculture and the food supply – in part due to the increase in extreme weather – but it will also have severe impacts on water supplies, health and the spread of disease. Rich and poor alike will...

Extreme Weather

Standard Page | 2006-01-06 at 19:06

There is strong evidence that extreme weather events – such as hurricanes, floods, droughts and heat waves – are increasing because of climate change. And while it is difficult to blame any single weather event on climate change, scientists agree...

Climate change made China's drought?

Feature Story | 2009-04-16 at 17:49

In the first two months of this year, northwest China was struck by a crippling drought, the worst for 50 years. Is this the latest sign of climate change in China?

Solar power can ease China's drought

Feature Story | 2010-04-08 at 8:00

Half a dozen Greenpeace workers are in Yunnan. You can spot us by the bright orange jackets. What are we doing there?

People in China’s drought

Feature Story | 2010-04-11 at 8:00

Cracked earth, withered crops, a parched people. The drought that is choking southern China is the nation’s worst in at least 80 years. Greenpeace China has sent activists to help and renowned photographer Lu Guang to record the disaster.

Into the Heart of Guangdong's Drought

Feature Story | 2005-06-03 at 8:00

Southern China has been experiencing its worst drought in over 50 years. One of the worst hit provinces was Guangdong, with its northern areas bearing the brunt. The drought may have been temporarily relieved by recent torrential rains but many...

Climate change threatens one billion with drought

Feature Story | 2009-08-28 at 8:00

One hundred ice children melting in the sun of a Beijing summer.

Climate change and China's poor

Image gallery | 2009-06-16

2009 Drought in China

Image gallery | 2009-04-16

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