Disaster Relief

Crisis Colombia
Advisory: Storm in Bolivar, Colombia

August 22, 2019 — The rains have decreased in the Bolivar area. Beneficiaries are now able to attend their Child Development Center.

Crisis Thailand
Advisory: Typhoon Wipha in Tak Province, Thailand

August 22, 2019 — The weather in Tak Province has improved and flooding has stopped. A total of six beneficiaries and their families were affected by flooding.

Crisis Nicaragua
Advisory: Tropical Storm in Nicaragua

August 22, 2019 - A low pressure system with heavy rains, wind and strong thunderstorms has affected 16 beneficiaries and their families.

Crisis Sri Lanka
Advisory: Strong Winds and Heavy Rain in Sri Lanka

August 21, 2019 — 54 beneficiaries in two Child Development Centers were affected by the heavy rains and strong winds in Sabaragamuwa and the Western, Central and Southern provinces.

Crisis Indonesia
Advisory: Demonstrations in Sarong, Papua, Indonesia

August 21, 2019 — Demonstrations in Sarong City and the surrounding areas in Papua and West Papua, Indonesia affected program activities at seven Child Development Centers in the Sarong areas.

Crisis Philippines
Advisory: Fire in Madapo, Davao City, Philippines

August 19, 2019 — A fire destroyed or partially damaged 30 homes in the urban community of Madapo, Davao City, Philippines. The homes belonging to nine beneficiaries were damaged.

Crisis Philippines
Advisory: Fire in Gun-ob, Lapulapu City, Cebu, Philippines

August 15, 2019 — A fire occurred in the highly populated area of Baranguay Gun-ob. Six beneficiaries and their families were affected.

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

August 15, 2019 — Strong rains and flooding in the Pacific region of Colombia have affected 23 beneficiaries. Affected families are receiving help with shelter, food and basic sanitation.

Crisis Bangladesh
Advisory: Heavy Rains and Overflowed River in Bangladesh

August 7, 2019 — To date, 100 beneficiaries and five Child Development Centers have been affected.

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