Posts Tagged Bangladesh

With Storm Season Looming, Doctor Trains First Responders in Rohingya Settlements

Within the Rohingya refugee camps situated outside of Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh, the lanes are crowded, thick with people in motion. Turning your head […]

Direct Relief Commits $250,000 in Funds to Assist Rohingya Refugees, Makes Full Medical Inventory Available for Relief Efforts

In response to the Rohingya refugee crisis and in advance of the upcoming monsoon season, Direct Relief committed an initial $250,000 in cash […]

Direct Relief and HOPE Hospital Bring Health Care to Rohingya Refugees in Bangladesh

Since Aug. 25, over half a million Rohingya refugees have fled Myanmar’s Rakhine State for an area just slightly south of Cox’s […]

Beyond Hurricanes, Earthquakes and Fires: The Other Humanitarian Crises

For many of us living in the western hemisphere, the past 10 weeks or so have been a blur of nonstop natural disasters.  […]

Cyclone Roanu Inflicts Deadly Flooding Across Sri Lanka, Threatens Bangladesh, India, Myanmar

• Reported Deaths: 64 • Affected People: 2,300,000+ Direct Relief has extended offers of support this week to the Sri Lanka Disaster […]

Monitoring Partners Near Bay of Bengal as Cyclone Mahasen Approaches

As Cyclone Mahasen moves over the Bay of Bengal toward the coast of Bangladesh and Myanmar, Direct Relief is reaching out to […]