New Internationalist

Search results for Hurricanes

We found 107 results. Showing results 21 to 30.

Country Profile: Guatemala

The country's unequal wealth distribution and rapid population growth have made it one of the poorest in Latin America, writes Anna-Claire Bevan.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Haiti two years on: beyond relief, beyond belief

Haiti is not just recovering from the earthquake but from the political and economic interventions of recent decades, as Phillip Wearne explains.…

  • Sun Jan 1 10:21:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Haiti’s decision to rearm is an obstacle to peace, development and freedom

Costa Rica’s former President Oscar Arias Sanchez – who was instrumental in abolishing his own country’s army – explains why.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Haiti: disaster relief or disaster capitalism?

Richard Swift reports from the Caribbean.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

St Kitts and Nevis

The St Kitts Scenic Railway circles the island’s cloud-covered peak, Mount Liamuiga, carrying hordes of tourists, its schedules revolving around the near-daily influx of giant cruise ships. The railway used to transport the island’s lucrative sugar-cane crop but the Government of the twin island state finally abandoned its 350-year-old sugar industry in 2005, after years of subsidizing it due to low world market prices, high production costs and the European Union’s restructuring of…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Timor, Cuba - and the making of a medical superpower

Every year Cuba, a Majority World country of only 10 million people, sends more than 30,000 volunteer medical workers to 93 countries around the world. Surgeon *Katherine Edyvane* recounts the little-told story from first-hand experience.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Technofixes: climate solution or corporate scam?

Science is coming up with ever more extraordinary proposals for combating climate change, from laying white plastic over deserts to locking up carbon dioxide in the oceans or shooting it into space…

  • Fri Aug 1 21:36:00 2008
  • Rank: 100

What next?

Future threats and counter-strategies.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Prohibited items

Travelling through Honduras, El Salvador, Mexico and the US, Eduardo Galeano is searched for ‘prohibited items’.…

  • Fri Jul 8 09:52:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
Thumbnail for story:

High Tide: News from a Warming World

High Tide: News from a Warming World by Mark Lynas.…

  • Tue Sep 6 08:04:24 2016
  • Rank: 100

Browse

Still can't find it?

Our entire digital archive is available on your browser and mobile device.

Popular tags

All tags