Extreme weather events caused by the phenomenon have changed millions lives and SG Ban Ki-moon says the response must go beyond humanitarian action.
Despite all the attention focused on Hurricane Irma, there is a second hurricane still churning in the Atlantic.
The recent tragedies in Peru and Colombia have put on perspective the fragility of Latin American countries against natural phenomena.
With the recent earthquake in Mexico, the national seismological institutes are asking how well prepared are Latin American countries when it comes to natural disasters
Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto urged wealthy countries to help vulnerable nations limit their exposure to natural hazards.
How are hurricanes, earthquakes, wildfires, and tsunamis related?