Emergency Response

Relief Arrives as Louisiana Endures Unprecedented Floods

Historic floodwaters persist across Louisiana and neighboring states, the result of heavy storms that dropped more than two feet of rain in […]

Day 20: Cyclone Winston Response, Fiji

Current Situation: 18,600 people remain in 555 evacuation centers across Fiji in the wake of Cyclone Winston. The death toll from the […]

Emergency Update: Fiji, Cyclone Winston Response (March 3, 2016)

The death toll from Cyclone Winston currently stands at 43 and more than 50,000 people remain in evacuation centers around Fiji. Due […]

In Cyclone’s Aftermath, 15,000 Lbs of Emergency Medical Aid Bound For Fiji

Cyclone Winston Damage

Direct Relief’s emergency personnel are in Fiji, where an estimated 50,000 persons remain homeless in shelters following Cyclone Winston, which devastated parts […]

Cyclone Winston Response, Fiji: Learning from history to predict and respond to devastating climactic events.

Cyclone Winston is reported to be the strongest storm system ever recorded in the southern hemisphere, and the devastation it caused to […]

Emergency Update: Tropical Cyclone Winston Bears Down on Fiji

As Cyclone Winston bears down on Fiji with category 5 intensity, Direct Relief has emergency medical supplies prepositioned on the island, ready to deploy. […]