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.
Typhoon Haiyan, one of the strongest storms ever recorded, struck the Philippines on November 8, 2013. We are urgently trying to reach 500,000 people affected. Our priority is to reach the most vulnerable families with safe water and sanitation facilities to help protect people from public health risks.
As of Thursday, 28 November, we have reached more than 90,000 people with humanitarian aid.