Disaster Relief

Crisis Brazil
Advisory: Flooding in Joao Pessoa, Brazil

June 25, 2019 — The heavy rain has stopped, but the situation is still very critical in Joao Pessoa. Many families are living in temporary shelters. One Child Development Center and 61 beneficiaries have been affected.

Crisis Thailand
Advisory: Ebola Outbreak in Kasese, Uganda

June 24, 2019 — There are no new confirmed cases of Ebola in Uganda. Active case surveillance is still ongoing in the health facilities and communities in the Kasese district. Twelve Child Development Centers have suspended program activities.

Crisis Colombia
Advisory: Heavy Rains and Flooding in Uraba, Colombia

June 20, 2019 — Heavy rains in the Uraba region of Colombia caused the Apartado River to overflow. In total, one Child Development Center and 31 beneficiaries were affected.

Crisis Nicaragua
Advisory: Heavy Rains and Flooding in Nicaragua

June 20, 2019 - Two Child Development Centers and 244 beneficiaries were affected by intense rains and flooding on the Pacific side of Nicaragua.

Crisis Thailand
Advisory: Storm in Mae Wang, Chiangmai, Thailand

June 20, 2019 — On the night of May 22, 2019 a storm in the Chiangmai Province of Thailand damaged facilities at one Child Development Center. No one was injured by the storm.

Crisis Brazil
Advisory: Flooding in Recife, Brazil

June 17, 2019 — Heavy rains have caused flooding in the city of Recife in the State of Pernambuco. So far, 103 beneficiaries have been affected.

Crisis Tanzania
Advisory: Flooding in Bukoba, Tanzania

June 17, 2019 — Continuous rains and flooding around Lake Victoria in the Bukoba region have affected 38 beneficiaries.

Crisis Tanzania
Advisory: Floods in Arusha, Tanzania

June 17, 2019 — Heavy rain and flooding occurred in Arusha in late April. In total, six beneficiaries were affected.

Crisis Thailand
Advisory: Tropical Storm in Northeast Thailand

June 17, 2019 — In early April, a tropical storm unexpectedly hit the area of Khun Han District of the Buriram Province in northeast Thailand. In total, six beneficiaries' homes were damaged. ​​​​​​All beneficiaries are currently safe and their homes have been repaired.

Crisis Updates - Compassion International