Emergency Response

Responding to Medical Needs after Volcano Erupts in Guatemala

Guatemala’s Fuego Volcano begun erupting on Saturday, spewing ash and rocks into surrounding villages and forcing the closure of the main international […]

Readying Emergency Supplies for Flood-Affected Malawi

View image | gettyimages.com Direct Relief is preparing an emergency shipment of medicines and supplies for people affected by severe flooding in […]

How Are Things Going in Haiti?

Haiti Maternal Health Care

I’ve been asked this question countless times over the past five years and have never once felt I’ve been able to answer […]

Five Years After Quake, Committed to Improving Health in Haiti

Five years ago, people like you stepped up to help the millions of people affected by the most destructive earthquake in Haiti’s […]

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, […]