International Work

63 People Survived Ebola Today, a Hospital in Sierra Leone Reports

Mom + 2 wk baby survivor

63 people left the Hastings Treatment Center in Sierra Leone today Ebola free, according to staff at the Medical Research Centre. Direct Relief works […]

Typhoon Haiyan: Recovery Efforts Continue One Year Later

Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) – the strongest storm on record to ever hit land – battered the Philippines on Nov. 8, 2013, causing […]

Physician Spotlight: Caring for Philippines Typhoon Survivors One Year Later

When asked how she has coped for the last year since Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) devastated the Philippines, Chief of Ormoc District Hospital, […]

6 Month Update: Response to the World’s Deadliest Ebola Epidemic

Ebola Airlift

Since the Ebola virus erupted in West Africa six months ago, Direct Relief has provided frontline health workers fighting to contain the […]

5 Impressions From Caring for Syrian Refugees

According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), 6.8 million Syrians have been displaced and require humanitarian assistance since civil […]

Tropical Cyclone Hudhud: Responding in India

Direct Relief is in contact with health care partners on the ground in the region of India affected by Tropical Cyclone Hudhud […]