The latest news in our animals in disasters work
Climate Change: The silent terminator that could m...
Irregular changes in climate and extreme weather events are already affecting biodiversity across the globe. Sea levels are rising, and oceans are becoming warmer, which increases the frequency of cyclones. More prolonged, more intense droughts threaten crops, wildlife, and freshwater supplies. Our planet’s diversity of life is at risk because of the erratic climate. Climate change poses a fundamental threat to species, communities, and people’s livelihood.Learn more
Drought and Desertification
The 2019 World Day to Combat Drought and Desertification celebrates the 25 years of progress made by countries on sustainable land management. This year it is celebrated under the theme "Let's grow the future together" that encourages to look at the broad picture of the next 25 years where we will achieve land degradation neutrality.Learn more
Hurricane Season 2019: Uncertain Future for Over 7...
According to the World Veterinary Association, more than 70% of the world’s most impoverished communities depend on livestock for milk, meat, eggs and income.Learn more
Protecting animals in the face of a changing clima...
To mark Earth Day 2017 (April 22), one of our experts shares information on how we’re protecting animals from natural disastersLearn more
UN pledges support to animals in disasters
As our disaster response team addresses the needs of animals in Vanuatu, great steps forward for animal protection have emerged from the UN World Conference on Disaster Risk ReductionLearn more