kira walker

Independent journalist and photographer specializing in environmental reportage in the drylands
A Syrian shepherd with animals grazing in pasture in springtime in Syria

Environmental Ruin Could Make Postwar Syria Unlivable | World Politics Review

An overlooked casualty of the Syrian civil war: Its environment After nearly a decade of conflict, the extensive damage inflicted

As climate displacement increases, migration myths fuel fears | Equal Times

As climate-induced displacement and migration increases, so too is anxiety and misinformation about it Wave by wave, Saint-Louis is slowly but

Water Wars | Weapons of Reason

In the future, water may become an increasingly scarce resource and a source of violent conflict. But history teaches us