Emergency Response

Civil Drones Improve Humanitarian Response in the Philippines

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As Direct Relief’s relief and recovery efforts in the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan continue, civil drones are helping our organization and others […]

Largest Shipment in Direct Relief History Arrives in the Philippines

Direct Relief’s largest-ever shipment of emergency medicines and medical supplies in its 65-year history arrived early Monday morning in Cebu, Philippines to […]

Palantir Technology Enables Intelligent Typhoon Response

Soon after the scale and scope of destruction from Typhoon Haiyan became clear, Direct Relief went to work with its technology partners […]

Direct Relief Emergency Airlift to Provide 50 Tons of Essential Medications, Supplies to Philippines

Largest-ever airlift in organization’s history, donated by FedEx, follows $4 million in emergency medical aid already provided since devastating typhoon SANTA BARBARA, […]

From the Philippines: Emergency Care in Cebu

  Two members of our Emergency Response Team are currently traveling in the Philippines, working to assess health needs and assist with […]

Response Continues for Typhoon Haiyan Survivors

More than a week after Super Typhoon Haiyan (locally called Yolanda) hit the Philippines, Direct Relief has delivered $4 million worth of […]