Emergency Response

Nepal: Midwives’ Chronic Needs Become Urgent After Earthquakes

Nepal Midwives Attend to Pregnant Woman Credit: Castaneira

Responding to the increased risk facing an estimated 126,000 pregnant women in Nepal after last month’s devastating earthquakes, Direct Relief has committed […]

Responding to Deadly Flooding in Texas & Oklahoma

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View image | gettyimages.com Following severe flooding that has destroyed thousands of structures, forcing hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, Direct […]

Second Major Quake Hits Nepal in as Many Weeks

A birthing tent set up by Direct Relief

**UPDATE // 5:24 am PT: Nepal Home Ministry says at least 36 dead and 1,117 injured A 7.4 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal earlier […]

Nepal Earthquake Response: Situation Report, 5/11

Pallets full of relief supplies for Nepal arrive in Kathmandu via FedEx.

Earthquake Relief Delivered to Nepal: 118, 771 lbs. of medical materials from Direct Relief, Heart to Heart, and Water Missions International were […]

FedEx Airlifts Two Planeloads of Relief for Nepal

EQ relief pallets

Thanks to a generous donation by FedEx, a Nepal-bound airlift left the Memphis World Hub today with $15 million in medical supplies from Direct […]

Monitoring Typhoon Noul as it Tracks Toward the Philippines

Typhoon Noul screenshot

A red alert has been issued as Typhoon Noul tracks northwest toward the Philippines. Direct Relief emergency response staff are in contact […]