Crisis Updates

Crisis Updates


  • Advisory: Chikungunya Virus in Honduras

    Oct 22, 2014

    Mar 17, 2015

    The northern region of Honduras continues to be impacted by illness, specifically the Chikungunya virus. HO-330 was closed for ten days due to illness among the staff and children with a total of 107 beneficiaries affected at this student center.

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  • Advisory: Severe Weather in Thailand

    Feb 23, 2015

    Feb 23, 2015

    High winds and hail caused considerable damage in Baan Noon Somboon, Thailand. Six beneficiaries sustained damage to their homes.

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  • Advisory: Heavy Rains in Peru

    Feb 13, 2015

    Feb 16, 2015

    Heavy rains recently fell in the Chosica District on the east side of Lima City, Peru. Twelve beneficiaries from student centers PE-234 and PE-290 have been affected.

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  • Advisory: Market Fire in East India

    Feb 12, 2015

    Feb 12, 2015

    Recently, a large fire broke out in the market area of Pedong. Six beneficiaries from EI-174 lost their homes, but all are safe with their families.

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  • Advisory: Typhoon Jangmi in the Philippines

    Jan 08, 2015

    Feb 11, 2015

    A total of 199 beneficiaries in student centers PH-539, PH-647, PH-651, PH-741, PH-743, and PH-823 were affected by Typhoon Jangmi.

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  • Advisory: Typhoon Hagupit Hits the Philippines

    Dec 05, 2014

    Feb 03, 2015

    3,218 beneficiaries were directly affected through evacuation and/or damage to their homes, and another 2,440 beneficiaries were in the affected area but reported no direct impact.

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  • Advisory: Cold Weather in Bangladesh

    Jan 22, 2015

    Jan 22, 2015

    Cold temperatures have been severely affecting Compassion beneficiaries in rural Bangladesh since late December. At this time, 15 church partners are affected. Church staff are visiting beneficiary homes to assess their needs.

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