Posts Tagged Philippines

From the Philippines: Disaster Preparedness Must Include Data Preparedness

To ensure life-saving medicines are available in the right places and at the right times in the crucial early hours of emergencies, […]

Health, Happiness, and Disaster Response: 6 Quotes Worth Remembering from Dr. Jaime Galvez-Tan

Dr. Jaime “Jimmy” Galvez-Tan, MD, MPH, President of the Health Futures Foundation, Inc (HFI), former Health Secretary of the Philippines, and a […]

Readying Response as Typhoon Glenda Hits the Philippines

#452166602 / gettyimages.com Direct Relief staff are on the ground in the Philippines as Typhoon Glenda (also known as Typhoon Rammasun) is […]

Restoring Health and Lives Six Months After Typhoon Haiyan

It’s been six months since Super Typhoon Haiyan (locally known as Yolanda) battered the Philippines, killing more than 6,200 people, injuring over 28,000, […]

Inspiring Moms of May: Mother Robin Answers the Call to Protect Pregnant Women

Moms matter. Throughout the month of May, we will regularly honor mothers around the world who inspire us. Today’s story comes from […]