#Disaster relief

  • Article: Cyclone Kenneth: Second Deadly Storm Hits Mozambique 6 Weeks After Cyclone Idai
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    Cyclone Kenneth: Second Deadly Storm Hits Mozambique 6 Weeks After Cyclone Idai

    By Joe McCarthy|April 26, 2019

    Cyclone Idai destroyed crops and homes last month, Kenneth could intensify the ongoing crisis. Read more

  • Article: This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses
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    This UC Berkeley Student's Life Changed After She Went to Puerto Rico to Rebuild Houses

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|Nov. 26, 2018

    Hasti Ahmadi went on a service trip to Puerto Rico — and stayed longer to have a greater impact. Read more

  • Article: What's Next for Puerto Rico's Failing Power Grid After $300M Contract Canceled
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    What's Next for Puerto Rico's Failing Power Grid After $300M Contract Canceled

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 30, 2017

    The island has an unprecedented chance to become more resilient. Read more

  • Article: Stats on Access to Clean Water and Electricity in Puerto Rico Vanish From FEMA's Website
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    Stats on Access to Clean Water and Electricity in Puerto Rico Vanish From FEMA's Website

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 6, 2017

    More positive statistics are being featured more prominently. Read more

  • Article: In the Wake of Hurricane Maria, Here’s How to Help People in Puerto Rico
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    In the Wake of Hurricane Maria, Here’s How to Help People in Puerto Rico

    By Andrew McMaster|Sept. 25, 2017

    Most of the island remains without power after the worst hurricane in modern history. Read more

  • Article: 6 Heartwarming Acts in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity
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    6 Heartwarming Acts in the Aftermath of Hurricane Harvey That Will Restore Your Faith in Humanity

    By Carlotta Mohamed|Aug. 31, 2017

    Houstonians look out for each other amid destruction of Hurricane Harvey. Read more

  • Article: 8 Photos of the Deadly Monsoon Rains That Struck South Asia
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    8 Photos of the Deadly Monsoon Rains That Struck South Asia

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 14, 2017

    The humanitarian crisis is just beginning. Read more

  • Article: Nepal since the earthquake: 1 aid worker's experience
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    Nepal since the earthquake: 1 aid worker's experience

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 6, 2016

    Nepal will come out of the rubble stronger; stronger people with stronger homes. Read more