Posts Tagged tanzania

In Haiti and Throughout the World, The Work Continues

As the full measure of Hurricane Matthew’s devastation in Haiti is realized, Direct Relief remains committed – both in Haiti and throughout […]

Emergency Response Update: Earthquake in Tanzania

On September 10, 2016, a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck the northern section of Tanzania near the Ugandan border, centering on the small […]

Emergency Update: Earthquake, Tanzania

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake on Saturday hit the Lake Victoria Region of northern Tanzania. The earthquake — the strongest to hit the […]

Helping Children with Cancer, One Child at a Time

Following his first cycle of chemotherapy for Burkitt’s lymphoma,  young Joseph’s* improved health is already visible. Joseph is able to receive care […]

She Will Be Beautiful Again

Jacinta, an eight-year-old girl from southwestern Kenya, started complaining of a toothache three months ago. After the tooth was pulled, the swelling […]

Fistula Treatment Gives Women in Tanzania A Reason to Smile

Today I met Celestina, Nkwimba, Speciosa, and many other incredibly brave women who have found their way to the fistula ward at […]