tag:compassion.com,2011-05-27:5-47468 Crisis Updates 2011-05-27T13:56:54.52-06:00 Compassion International Advisory: Dengue and Chikungunya Outbreak in Honduras tag:compassion.com,2014-39-19:5-87095 2014-12-19T13:39:51-07:00 2014-12-19T13:39:46-07:00

Dengue Fever and Chikungunya virus recently affected many people in the southern communities of Honduras and it impacted 159 Compassion children throughout six church partners.

Advisory: Typhoon Hagupit Hits the Philippines tag:compassion.com,2014-23-05:5-86690 2014-12-10T13:00:36-07:00 2014-12-05T16:23:28-07:00

More than 70 church partners were in the path of the storm and more than 4,000 of our beneficiaries have been affected. No casualties or injuries have been reported thus far.

Advisory: Flooding in Haiti November 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-43-12:5-86186 2014-11-12T13:43:12-07:00 2014-11-12T13:43:09-07:00

A number of storms recently brought heavy rains to the northern region of Haiti, flooding thousands of homes and causing damage to crops and livestock. Over 800 children and their families have been affected by this crisis.

Advisory: Fire in the Philippines tag:compassion.com,2014-44-30:5-85897 2014-10-30T12:44:57-06:00 2014-10-30T12:44:55-06:00

A house fire recently broke out in Cebu City and the fire quickly spread and destroyed many homes. 33 children from Heaven's Joy Student Center (PH-906) have lost their homes.

Advisory: Flooding in Sri Lanka October and November 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-47-29:5-85857 2014-12-04T12:47:20-07:00 2014-10-29T12:47:17-06:00
Heavy rains caused flooding in parts of the Puttalam and Chilaw regions of Sri Lanka. Children from LK-103, LK-106, LK-401, LK-404, LK-405, LK-406, LK-407, LK-408, and LK-414 were affected.
Advisory: Heavy Rains, Mudslides, and Flooding in Nicaragua tag:compassion.com,2014-03-24:5-85820 2014-10-24T13:03:10-06:00 2014-10-24T13:03:08-06:00

Weeks of heavy rain has caused mudslides and flooding in Managua, Nicaragua. More than 50 children and their families from NI-109, NI-127, NI-134, NI-245, NI-247, NI-250, and NI-251 were affected.

Advisory: Cyclone Hits East Coast Of India tag:compassion.com,2014-16-22:5-85781 2014-10-22T13:16:22-06:00 2014-10-22T13:16:20-06:00

A cyclone recently hit the east coast of India causing damage to homes. Children from EI-421, EI-433, and EI-457 were impacted.

Advisory: Chikungunya Virus in Honduras tag:compassion.com,2014-28-22:5-85783 2014-10-22T14:29:05-06:00 2014-10-22T14:28:58-06:00

More than 75 children, along with several church staff at Agape Student Center (HO-131) in the Villa de San Francisco area of Honduras have been affected by a recent outbreak of chikungunya virus.

Advisory: Earthquake Hits El Salvador - October 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-50-21:5-85749 2014-10-21T12:50:46-06:00 2014-10-21T12:50:41-06:00

Recently, a 7.4 magnitude earthquake struck off the coast of El Salvador. Children from projects ES-704, ES-707, ES-717, ES-780, ES-803, ES-811, ES-831, ES-833, ES-877, and ES-940 have been affected.

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.

Advisory: Flooding in Ghana tag:compassion.com,2014-42-01:5-32852 2014-10-01T16:14:10-06:00 2014-10-01T15:42:33-06:00

The families of seven children from GH-629 Kpoviadzi Child Development Center have been affected by recent flooding in the southeastern Volta region of Ghana. The church staff is working to distribute relief items to the affected families.

Advisory: Typhoon Fung-Wong Hits Philippines tag:compassion.com,2014-42-19:5-85467 2014-10-02T13:05:35-06:00 2014-09-19T13:42:40-06:00

The majority of Compassion beneficiaries and their families are home now. Our church partners continue to provide assistance where necessary.

Advisory: Heavy Rains and Flooding in Nicaragua tag:compassion.com,2014-12-12:5-84150 2014-09-12T13:12:45-06:00 2014-09-12T13:12:41-06:00
Heavy rains and flooding impacted Managua and other areas of Nicaragua. At this time the homes of eight children from NI-207 were flooded.
Advisory: Flooding in East Indonesia August 2014 tag:compassion.com,2014-30-27:5-83226 2014-08-27T13:30:33-06:00 2014-08-27T13:30:28-06:00

Heavy rains caused flooding to occur in south Manado Indonesia. ID-245 and ID-229 have been impacted.

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.