Disaster Relief

Crisis Nicaragua
Advisory: Hurricane Iota in Nicaragua

November 18, 2020 - Hurricane Iota made landfall on the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua and passed through the towns of Madriz, Nueva Segovia, and Jinotega.

Crisis Ghana
Advisory: Flooding in Zenu Community, Greater Accra, Ghana

November 19, 2020 — The Zenu community in Greater Accra experienced flooding after heavy rainfall caused the collapse of several dams. In total, 14 beneficiaries were affected.

Crisis Guatemala
Advisory: Hurricane Eta in Guatemala

November 19, 2020 — After many days of continuous rain, many areas are isolated due to flooding, damaged bridges and overflowing rivers. So far, 741 beneficiaries have been affected.

Crisis Colombia
Advisory: Hurricane Iota in Colombia

November 18, 2020 — Hurricane Iota went through the Caribbean coast of Colombia, affecting the Island of Providencia and the San Andrés Archipelago.

Crisis Colombia
Advisory: Heavy Rains in Pacific & Andean Regions, Colombia

November 18, 2020 — Heavy rains continue throughout the country, with several areas on Red Alert. So far, 67 beneficiaries have been identified as affected.

Crisis Bangladesh
Advisory: Fire in Gilalata Church Colony, Rampal, Bangladesh

November 25, 2020 — The Compassion Bangladesh National Office and Child Development Center will provide disaster relief funds to help reconstruct the destroyed homes.

Crisis El Salvador
Advisory: Hurricane Eta in El Salvador

November 12, 2020 — Hurricane Eta has been downgraded to a tropical storm and is no longer affecting weather conditions in El Salvador.

Crisis Philippines
Advisory: Typhoon Vamco (Ulysses), Philippines - November 2020

November 12, 2020— Typhoon Vamco made landfall in Luzon with heavy rainfall and strong winds which have caused extensive flooding, particularly in Bicol.

Crisis Honduras
Advisory: Hurricane Eta in Honduras

November 25, 2020 — Some families have begun to clean their damaged homes. To date, 4,470 beneficiaries and their families have been reported as impacted by Hurricane Eta