Posts Tagged Volcano

Situation Report: Mt. Cotopaxi, Volcano, Ecuador

Cotopaxi Volcano, Ecuador Credit - NASA

Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa has declared a state of emergency as Cotopaxi volcano shows increasing signs of activity. Cotopaxi is 35 miles […]

Responding to Medical Needs after Volcano Erupts in Guatemala

The Fuego Volcano erupts in Guatemala, spewing smoke and ash. Photo from @RT_Com.

Guatemala’s Fuego Volcano begun erupting on Saturday, spewing ash and rocks into surrounding villages and forcing the closure of the main international […]

Guatemala Partner Ready With Hurricane Module to Treat Volcano Evacuees

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In response to the eruption of Volcano del Fuego  – which has forced the evacuation of over 33,000 people living around Guatemala’s capital […]

Emergency Airlift to Indonesia to Help in Spate of Emergencies

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Direct Relief is assembling an emergency air shipment to Indonesia following a spate of natural disasters, including a 7.7-magnitude earthquake and the […]

Direct Relief Assembling Needed Medical Aid for Guatemala, El Salvador

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Direct Relief International is assembling needed medical aid for Guatemala and El Salvador to assist people injured in and displaced by flooding […]

Direct Relief Responding to Flooding and Volcano Eruption in Central America

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Direct Relief International is reaching out today to partners in El Salvador and Guatemala to offer assistance after widespread evacuations and damage from two natural disasters, […]