Humanitarian Coalition News Releases

News Releases

Announcements and information about the work of our members and partners.

The Humanitarian Coalition, working through three member agencies and with the support of the Government of Canada, is responding to the needs of survivors of Cyclone Idai in Mozambique.

March 23, 2019

On January 27, a powerful tornado ripped through Havana Cuba for the first time in the city’s history, damaging basic infrastructure and destroying homes in five of the city’s municipalities. The Humanitarian Coalition, working through Oxfam Canada and with support from the Canadian government, is responding to the needs of residents in the hardest hit neighbourhoods.

March 4, 2019

HC members responded to the Rohingya Crisis by providing assistance to refugees in Cox’s Bazar and in communities on both sides of the border.

August 24, 2018

Canada is providing clean water and sanitation support to residents in Somaliland after an entire year’s worth of rain fell in just one day.

June 14, 2018

More than 165,000 people in Ethiopia are dealing with extensive flash flooding

May 7, 2018

The flooding and high winds damaged more than 1,500 homes and destroyed large tracks of farmland and crops.

April 25, 2018