Disease Treatment & Prevention

Zika Virus Update: Direct Relief’s Response

Zika Story Map

View the interactive story map >> The Zika Virus outbreak and spread is generating daily stories, advisories, and findings, as well as […]

Zika Virus: Emergency Update

James Gathany - PHIL, CDC

James Gathany – PHIL, CDC Zika Virus: A mosquito-borne virus that is linked to multiple health issues, such as Guillain-Barré syndrome and microcephaly in […]

Micheline’s Story: What it Takes to Beat Cervical Cancer in Haiti

Micheline

The end of 2015 marked the third year of Direct Relief’s partnership with Basic Health International (BHI) and the St. Luke Foundation to […]

Nepal’s Critical Drug Shortage: HIV Meds Shouldn’t Be This Hard To Get

Photo: Shanti Tamang Lama

At the age of 13, Shanti Tamang Lama, a young woman from central Nepal, was drugged and imprisoned in a brothel in […]

CGI Commitment: Ebola Survivor Services, Sierra Leone

CGI Logo

Even before the Ebola outbreak began in 2014, Sierra Leone’s health care system was fragmented, underfunded, and thinly staffed. With Ebola, it […]