"Everyone was warned, no one listened." From the opening monologue, Geostorm provides a scary reminder that global warming doesn't care about borders or politics.
Set in a future where global warming has destroyed large swathes of Earth, killing millions of people. The solution, an almighty, weather controlling system of satellites, known as Dutch Boy (named after the story of a Dutch boy who plugged a dam with his finger).
The system (created and currently run by the USA) is about to be handed over to an international consortium to manage, however, it's become faulty, resulting in adverse weather events; including an ice-storm in the desert of Afghanistan, which wipes out an entire village.