tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47833 Brazil Updates 2011-05-30T15:22:21.71-06:00 Compassion International Advisory: Ebola Outbreak in West Africa tag:compassion.com,2014-21-07:5-82634 2014-08-07T18:21:15-06:00 2014-08-07T18:21:13-06:00

Compassion is working with country health officials in Ghana, Togo, and Burkina Faso to stay informed about the Ebola outbreak and the potential impact on the children and families we serve. To date, no Compassion staff or children have been affected.

Advisory: Flooding in India tag:compassion.com,2014-00-31:5-58171 2014-07-31T00:00:00-06:00 2014-07-31T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains have caused flooding to occur in the Punjab state of India. The homes of 35 children from IN-928 were damaged.

Advisory: Heavy Rains in Mexico tag:compassion.com,2014-36-30:5-82447 2014-07-30T12:36:49-06:00 2014-07-30T12:36:43-06:00

Heavy rains and strong winds damaged buildings near the town of Pijijiapan in Chiapas, Mexico. The homes of eight children were damaged. No injuries have been reported.

Advisory: Typhoon Rammasun Hits the Philippines tag:compassion.com,2014-10-17:5-82064 2014-07-30T13:10:50-06:00 2014-07-17T13:10:47-06:00

Typhoon Rammasun is the first major typhoon of the year to hit the Philippines. Approximately 10 church partners have reported damage from the typhoon. No injuries or deaths to our program beneficiaries have been reported.

Advisory: Earthquake Hits Guatemala - July 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-28-16:5-82047 2014-07-28T17:33:25-06:00 2014-07-16T14:28:56-06:00

A strong earthquake has affected 11 child development centers in Guatemala. Our local church partners are evaluating how best to help the families

Advisory: Earthquake Hits Mexico - July 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-45-10:5-81998 2014-07-30T14:45:52-06:00 2014-07-10T14:45:12-06:00

A 6.9 magnitude earthquake has struck in Mexico. The homes of 10 children from two child development centers were damaged or destroyed, and one child was injured.

Advisory: Flooding in Thailand May 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-19-20:5-81629 2014-06-20T12:19:36-06:00 2014-06-20T12:19:47-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in areas north of Chiang Mai, Thailand. The homes of 18 Compassion-assisted children were damaged.

Advisory: Flooding in Uganda May 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-36-18:5-81470 2014-06-18T12:36:49-06:00 2014-06-18T12:36:43-06:00

Heavy rains and flooding recently occurred near Kasese, Uganda. The families of 216 children from three child development centers had their crops destroyed by the flooding.

Pray for Compassion Children and Families in Nicaragua tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81069 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for the 164 Compassion children and their families in Nicaragua whose homes were damaged or destroyed in the April earthquake. Compassion has provided emergency assistance.

Pray for Santiago tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81070 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for Santiago in Ecuador, who deeply desires to participate in church activities but his father won’t allow him to do so.

Pray for Siwakorn tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81071 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for Siwakorn in Thailand. His father sometimes travels to another village for work, leaving Siwakorn alone for days.

Pray for Alejandro's Mother tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81072 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for healing for the mother of Alejandro in Colombia, who was attacked by a gang and is in a coma.

Pray for Tannu and Sohani tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81073 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for siblings Tannu and Sohani in eastern India, who were injured in an accident that killed their father. Sohani’s injuries required multiple surgeries.

Pray for Patcharaporn tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81074 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for Patcharaporn in Thailand, who has severe pain in her leg — doctors have been unable to diagnose the problem.

Pray for Robi tag:compassion.com,2014-21-02:5-81075 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-06-02T11:21:38-06:00

Pray for Tanzania Child Survival Program (CSP) mom Robi and her child, Frank, that they may be released from traditional ties that have indentured Robi to a woman in their village.