International Work

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 […]

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 […]

Repairing Fistula, Restoring Lives in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Located in the city of Kisantu on the western side of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), the Hôpital Général de Référence […]

Reflections on the 2014 UN Global Humanitarian Policy Forum

Each year, the policy analysis and innovation section of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) blocks off […]

Aid Delivered to Communities Affected by Typhoon Hagupit

Direct Relief’s Emergency Response Team on the ground in the Philippines continues to deliver life-saving medicines in areas affected by Typhoon Hagupit […]