International Work

Restoring Health and Lives Six Months After Typhoon Haiyan

It’s been six months since Super Typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) battered the Philippines, killing more than 6,200 people, injuring over 28,000, […]

Inspiring Moms of May: Mother Robin Answers the Call to Protect Pregnant Women

Moms matter. Throughout the month of May, we will regularly honor mothers around the world who inspire us. Today’s story comes from […]

Inspiring Moms of May: Top Midwifery Graduate Saves Lives in Sierra Leone

Moms matter. Throughout the month of May, we will regularly honor mothers around the world who inspire us. Today’s story comes from […]

Improving Philippines Typhoon Response With Satellite Technology

A little over one week ago, I traveled to the Philippines with colleagues from the Clinton Global Initiative (CGI) and Palantir Technologies […]

Training Health Workers in Remote Philippine Communities

Emergency Response Manager, Andrew MacCalla, recently returned from a trip to the Philippines to facilitate long-term typhoon recovery efforts.  He shares a […]

Applying New Technologies to Disaster Response

Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to join the United Nations Working Group on Emergency Telecommunications (WGET) forum on humanitarian innovation held […]