Crisis Updates

Crisis Updates
  • Advisory: Ebola Outbreak in West Africa

    Aug 07, 2014

    Aug 07, 2014

    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.

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  • Advisory: Flooding in India

    Jul 31, 2014

    Jul 31, 2014

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

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  • Advisory: Earthquake Hits Mexico - July 2014

    Jul 10, 2014

    Jul 30, 2014

    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.

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  • Advisory: Typhoon Rammasun Hits the Philippines

    Jul 17, 2014

    Jul 30, 2014

    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.

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  • Advisory: Heavy Rains in Mexico

    Jul 30, 2014

    Jul 30, 2014

    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.

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  • Advisory: Earthquake Hits Guatemala - July 2014

    Jul 16, 2014

    Jul 28, 2014

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

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  • Advisory: Flooding in Thailand May 2014

    Jun 20, 2014

    Jun 20, 2014

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

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