On Saturday April 16, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Ecuador killing hundreds of people, leaving thousands wounded and causing severe damage to infrastructure. Access to safe drinking water and storage, as well as shelter is urgently needed. With your help we can reach the most vulnerable populations with vital assistance.
Tess Williams, Oxfam Humanitarian Coordinator, reports from a camp after the January 2010 Haiti earthquake. Tess talks about life in the camp, how Oxfam is distributing hygiene items, and how a simple plastic sheet and bucket can make a huge difference to people's lives.