An Indonesian town was one of many devastated by the 2004 tsunami that swept through the region. On Wednesday, a 6.5-magnitude earthquake struck the region, and Direct Relief is responding with aid.
Tropical Storm Otto is making its way towards Nicaragua, Costa Rica and other countries in the region.
Medical shipments for Typhoon Haiyan were transported to the Phillipines in the wake of the devastating 2013 storm. An agreement signed Thursday will allow Direct Relief to respond faster to emergencies in Southeast Asia.
Gamers participate in a Pokéthon event earlier this year.
Access to clean water remains a significant obstacle in post-Matthew Haiti.