Emergency Response

Tropical Storm Jangmi Claims 53 Lives in the Philippines

flooding after Hagupit in the Philippines

Tropical Storm Jangmi tragically claimed at least 53 lives and displaced 80,186 people to evacuation centers this week in the Philippines. The […]

Assessing Damage: Severe Storms Hit Southern States

Map of Direct Relief's Prepositioned Storm Modules and Weather Warnings by State

Tuesday’s bout of severe storms  – which included tornadoes – left at least four dead and hundreds of homes and businesses damaged across Georgia, Louisiana, […]

Ten Years Later: 2004 South Asian Earthquake and Tsunami

This week — December 26, 2014 — commemorates the 10-year anniversary of the South Asian earthquake and tsunami, one of the most devastating […]

Aid Delivered to Communities Affected by Typhoon Hagupit

Direct Relief’s Emergency Response Team on the ground in the Philippines continues to deliver life-saving medicines in areas affected by Typhoon Hagupit […]

Bumi Wadah Continues Care in Wake of Typhoon Hagupit

Following Typhoon Hagupit (known locally as Ruby) in the Philippines, Direct Relief received the below update from Robin Lim and her team […]

Typhoon Hagupit Update: Preparedness Pays Off

Emergency Medical Supplies Module

Direct Relief partner Leyte Provincial Hospital (LPH) broke open the typhoon module during the height of Typhoon Hagupit and they are now […]