More than one thousand people are still living in the evacuation centers after April's flash floods. Some people say they will not leave until the government comes through with its promise to resettle them.
The death toll after the flood disaster in North Korea has passed 170 according to official state media.
Listen: Thousands left homeless in North Korea flood disaster (Credit: ABC)
Another 400 people are unaccounted for and more than 200,000 are said to be homeless.
The floods were triggered by...
Pacific correspondent Campbell Cooney
The Pacific island nation of Tuvalu has declared a state of emergency because of a water shortage.
With drought conditions and the breakdown of existing desalination plants, a state of emergency has been declared in the capital and also other outlying...