Emergency Response

Hurricane Sandy: Fighting the Spread of Cholera in Haiti

While Direct Relief USA reaches out to clinics on the East Coast, we continue to assess and respond to needs in Haiti […]

Hurricane Sandy: Offering Help Amid Evacuations, Outages

While Sandy travels further inland, leaving behind thousands of people in shelters and widespread power outages, Direct Relief is actively monitoring needs and […]

Hurricane Sandy: N.J. Flooding Poses Health Risks

With support from technology partner, Palantir, Direct Relief is analyzing real-time data in preparation to respond to needs near Atlantic City, N.J., […]

Big Data vs. Big Storm: New Technology Informs Hurricane Sandy Preparedness, Response

As Hurricane Sandy slams the East Coast with winds reaching  speeds of 75-85 mph, Direct Relief is ready to respond to urgent […]

Hurricane Sandy: Preparing for Emergency With Data Analysis

Direct Relief has stepped up efforts to understand the needs of our safety-net health center partners and ready our logistical systems for […]

Hurricane Sandy: Using Technology For Effective Response

As Hurricane Sandy barrels up the eastern coastline of the United States, aiming for landfall late Monday or early Tuesday morning somewhere […]