-As the world marks International Water day, Residents of Cape Town in South Africa have very little reason if any at all to celebrate.
The city has been struggling to cope with the devastating drought.
-Abnormally high sea temperatures have resulted in heavy rains and flooding in Peru, the worst the country has experienced in two decades.
This year, rains and floods have killed 70 people with more than 70 000 others left homeless.
Artists in Zimbabwe are working to support the government's drive to ensure education for all and to promote a reading culture. A new author has brought a unique writing style to the book industry. Benjamin Sibanda writes books that merge past and present life in Zimbabwe.