Emergency Response

Emergency Update: Tropical Storm Erika

Update – 9/18: In response to the damage caused by Tropical Storm Erica, Direct Relief shipped an emergency health module to Dominica […]

Open Data: Nepal Earthquake 2015

While the availability of open data can assist disaster recovery efforts, too much of it can be overwhelming. Such was the case following […]

Situation Report: Mt. Cotopaxi, Volcano, Ecuador

Cotopaxi Volcano, Ecuador Credit - NASA

Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa has declared a state of emergency as Cotopaxi volcano shows increasing signs of activity. Cotopaxi is 35 miles […]

Myanmar: Flooding and Landslides

Situation Report 8/6: The Government of Myanmar has appealed for international assistance in the form of both cash and in kind donations […]

Missouri Health Center Staff Raise Funds for Nepal Earthquake Survivors

Generous staff at longtime Direct Relief partner Family Care Health Centers (FCHC) in St. Louis, Mo. banded together last month to help […]