Emergency Response

Evacuations Continue for Indonesia in Wake of Volcano Eruption

More than 150,000 people are being evacuated as Mount Agung in Bali, Indonesia, continues to erupt and spew dangerous ash clouds up […]

Wildfire Update: Recovery Process Comes into Focus in Northern California

More than six weeks have passed since tragic wildfires burned across Northern California, claiming the lives of 43 people and destroying nearly […]

In Latest Wave of Support for Puerto Rico, Direct Relief Commits $5 Million in Grants to Health Centers and Clinics

Direct Relief announced on Monday a commitment of up to $5 million in cash grants to assist health facilities in Puerto Rico […]

City Square Transforms into Health Clinic After Mexico Earthquake

A bustling, tree-lined plaza — the center of community life in Ocuituco, Mexico —  is now a place for the city’s residents to get […]

Hundreds Dead After Earthquake Rocks Communities in Iran, Iraq

More than 400 people are dead and thousands injured after a magnitude 7.3 earthquake reverberated from its epicenter in Ezgeleh, Iran, near […]

Medicines Arrive at Bidi Bidi, Strengthening Care for South Sudanese Refugees

Uganda has received over 1 million South Sudanese refugees alone since July 2016, with over 80 percent being women and children. The […]