Emergency Response

From the Philippines: Disaster Preparedness Must Include Data Preparedness

Group shot paint

To ensure life-saving medicines are available in the right places and at the right times in the crucial early hours of emergencies, […]

Medical Aid Reaches Hospitals in Gaza Before Border Closes

UnLoading 1

Just before the violence in Gaza escalated earlier this month, a Direct Relief shipment of medical aid was received by longtime partner […]

Readying Response as Typhoon Glenda Hits the Philippines

Typhoon Glenda Getty image

#452166602 / gettyimages.com Direct Relief staff are on the ground in the Philippines as Typhoon Glenda (also known as Typhoon Rammasun) is […]

Ebola Outbreak: Emergency Supplies Headed to Sierra Leone

ebola getty image

#481844475 / gettyimages.com In response to the world’s deadliest Ebola epidemic to date, Direct Relief is sending emergency shipments of urgently requested […]

Emergency Aid Ready as Tropical Storm Arthur Approaches East Coast

TS Arthur 07 02 14 screenshot

With emergency medical aid pre-positioned along the East Coast, Direct Relief is monitoring Tropical Storm Arthur as it moves toward North Carolina’s […]

Hurricanes: The 10 U.S. Counties Most At Risk (as seen in USA Today)

10counties_map (2)

To better inform Direct Relief’s extensive Hurricane Preparedness Program, the Research and Analytics team conducted research on areas most vulnerable to hurricanes, […]