Posts Tagged Cholera

Cholera in Yemen on Track to Kill More People Than Ebola Did in Guinea

  A cholera epidemic is exploding in war-torn Yemen. At its current pace this easily treatable disease could soon kill more people […]

Direct Relief Bolsters Yemeni Hospitals with Much-Needed Medicines

Almost 5,000 pounds of medical aid from Direct Relief was sent to Yemen last week, including critical medicines and supplies requested by healthcare […]

Cholera in Haiti: The Crisis After the Storm

Hurricane Matthew, responsible for over 1,000 deaths in Haiti over the past several days, has also likely spread a significant number of […]

Emergency Response: Floods Displace Thousands in Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone Floods

Torrential rains in Sierra Leone this week caused widespread floods, resulting in at least seven deaths and the displacement of thousands. Many […]

Responding to the Latest Cholera Outbreak in Haiti

Direct Relief’s emergency response team recently sent 600 gallons of bleach and 200 buckets with spigots to its partner Hopital Albert Schweitzer Haiti (HAS […]