tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47849 Columbia Updates 2011-05-30T15:46:09.69-06:00 Compassion International Advisory: Chikungunya Virus in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2014-00-09:5-85476 2014-10-21T16:13:39-06:00 2014-10-09T00:00:00-06:00

More than 130 children, along with several church staff, at Siloe Integral Development Center (CO-529) in Cartagena have been affected by a recent outbreak of chikungunya virus.

Go Deeper - Honestly Funny tag:compassion.com,2014-00-30:5-83842 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-09-30T21:00:08-06:00

Chonda Pierce says she saw herself in the face of every child she met when she traveled to Colombia last year to visit 13-year-old Arley, her sponsored child.

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 Lory in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2014-04-01:5-79057 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2014-03-01T10:04:55-07:00

Pray for teenager Lory in Colombia, who is suffering from thyroid cancer. Compassion is helping arrange and pay for surgery; pray that the operation goes well and that Lory is healed.

Advisory: Flooding in Colombia September 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-02:5-60136 2013-10-02T00:00:00-06:00 2013-10-02T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in the La Alianza neighborhood of Soledad, Colombia, on September 12, 2013.

Advisory: Flooding in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2013-00-16:5-69850 2013-05-16T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-16T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding in Villavicieno, Colombia, on May 7, 2013.

Advisory: Flooding in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2013-00-06:5-69251 2013-05-06T00:00:00-06:00 2013-05-06T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused the Apartado River to overflow near the city of Apartado, Colombia, on April 26, 2013.

Advisory: Heavy Rains in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2012-00-05:5-60139 2012-10-05T00:00:00-06:00 2012-10-05T00:00:00-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding and harsh winds to occur in Buenaventura, Colombia, on September 28, 2012.

Advisory: Flooding in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2011-00-29:5-53004 2011-12-29T12:00:00-07:00 2011-12-29T12:00:00-07:00

In mid-December the Cauca River overflowed into the community of Sieta de Agosto, Colombia.

Advisory: Landslide in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2011-00-29:5-53006 2011-12-29T12:00:00-07:00 2011-12-29T12:00:00-07:00

The landslide that occurred at the beginning of December has damaged many homes throughout the community of Antonia Santos, Colombia.

Advisory: Homes Damaged by Flooding in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2011-00-23:5-50662 2011-12-20T15:41:00-07:00 2011-08-23T00:00:00-06:00

UPDATE: Recovery from the flooding in Colombia is under way. Homes of at least 70 Compassion-assisted families have been damaged because of flooding.

Advisory: Evacuation Due to Fault in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2011-00-23:5-50665 2011-08-23T00:00:00-06:00 2011-08-23T00:00:00-06:00
As a result of a geological fault, around 2,600 families have been displaced. Some Compassion-assisted children have had to evacuate their homes.
Advisory: Heavy Rains and Flooding in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2011-00-08:5-49927 2011-07-14T00:00:00-06:00 2011-07-08T00:00:00-06:00
UPDATE: Heavy rains have flooded the homes of more than 45 Compassion-assisted children.
Prayer Requests for Colombia tag:compassion.com,2011-00-13:5-33204 2014-01-31T00:00:00-07:00 2011-06-13T00:00:00-06:00

Please pray for the thousands of families who have been displaced due to the recent geological fault in Colombia. Pray for God to provide shelter during this crisis.

Advisory: Water Contamination in Colombia tag:compassion.com,2011-00-11:5-48743 2011-05-25T00:00:00-06:00 2011-05-11T00:00:00-06:00
A recent landslide caused a pipe to burst, causing more issues for the people of Cucuta in receiving water.