tag:compassion.com,2011-05-30:5-47857 Dominican Republic News 2011-05-30T15:52:22.587-06:00 Compassion International Advisory: Earthquake in Dominican Republic 2013 tag:compassion.com,2013-00-16:5-71789 2013-07-16T00:00:00-06:00 2013-07-16T00:00:00-06:00

An earthquake with a magnitude of 4.9 struck San Francisco de Macoris, Dominican Republic, on July 15, 2013.

Advisory: Tropical Storm Isaac in Dominican Republic tag:compassion.com,2012-00-29:5-58598 2012-08-29T00:00:00-06:00 2012-08-29T00:00:00-06:00

As of Saturday, Aug. 25, most of the Dominican Republic was safe from tropical storm Isaac; however, heavy rains are still occurring.

Advisory: Cholera Outbreak in the Dominican Republic tag:compassion.com,2011-00-30:5-49812 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2011-06-30T00:00:00-06:00
An outbreak of cholera has affected children and families from one Compassion-assisted child development center as well as mothers from one Child Survival Program.
Advisory: Flooding in the Dominican Republic tag:compassion.com,2009-00-10:5-33570 0001-01-01T00:00:00-07:00 2009-02-10T00:00:00-07:00

Recently, the Licey River burst its banks causing flooding. One Compassion-assisted child development center has been affected.