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Out of a mango tree and on to a new life

When the rain fell hard and the water rose, 62 year-old Arjun Bishku and his wife climbed a mango tree for safety. It wasn’t until 24 hours later that they were able to come down and take stock of the damage.

The couple had lost their home, their land and their cattle. They were not the only ones.

July 11, 2018

One night, one moment: that’s all it took to change the lives of many

The landslide changed everything for our community in just one night, explained Chief Kabay in Freetown, Sierra Leone

May 29, 2018

How the little things save lives following disasters

Humanitarian Coalition member agency CARE, already in Mozambique, quickly assessed the situation to determine the areas of greatest need that weren’t being met.

March 26, 2018