International Work

More Aid On the Way for Typhoon Haiyan Survivors

As Direct Relief’s first emergency shipment of medicines and supplies arrives in the Philippines tonight, an estimated 650,000 people are still displaced […]

Aid Bound for Philippines to Help Typhoon Haiyan Survivors

More than 1.5 tons of emergency medicine and medical supplies – valued at $275,000 – are en route to the Philippines, with […]

Monitoring Partners in the Philippines as Typhoon Haiyan Nears

Direct Relief’s Emergency Team is in contact with its partners in the Philippines as Super Typhoon Haiyan –  the most powerful storm […]

Pre-positioned Medicines Give Haitian Girl A Chance at Life

Seven-year-old Lucienne, an orphan in Haiti, is receiving treatment this week for osteomyelitis, a potentially life-threatening bacterial infection of the bone, because of […]

From the Field: Fistula Repair Supplies Arrive in Niger

Our Senior Program Manager, Lindsey Pollaczek, is currently traveling throughout Africa, visiting partners in the region. Below she shares an update from […]

Life After Fistula: A Malawi Survivor’s Story

Our Senior Program Manager, Lindsey Pollaczek, is currently traveling throughout Africa, visiting partners in the region. Below she shares the heartfelt story […]