DARTs completing active planning phase.

After detailed discussions with a wide range of stakeholders in the area and a number of assessment visits, the DARTs now have a detailed plan for the deployment as approved by Provincial Office.    It  will cover the Dawasmu, Bureiwai and Kavula Districts and involve 9 villages.  The assessment identified  328  households that would be supported;…

Disaster Aid Response Team have arrived in Fiji

Cyclone Winston hit Fiji on 20 February.  This effects of this category 5 storm, the strongest ever recorded in the Southern Hemisphere, has been devastating.  It is estimated that 45% of the  population has been displaced  with homes, schools, basic infrastructure having been damaged or destroyed.   It is envisaged that the agricultural sector will take…

Working with Rotary In Nepal

When Disaster Aid International deploys in any country, we put  special effort into finding appropriate local partners to work with;  having a good local partner can make all the difference when trying our best to ensure that our solutions truly meet the requirements of those in  need and are distributed in the fairest and most…

Uses for Tent: New Birthing Facility

The tent deployed  by Disaster Aid International has developed a strong reputation in the field.  It was designed by one of our founder  members, Larry Agee (USA),  to the highest standards in order to provide protection against a wide range of climatic conditions. It was also designed for families to have as much comfort and…

Phase 2 of Stage 1 of the Deployment in Nepal

The first phase of Stage 1 of our deployment has now been completed.  123 tents and associated aid equipment, including building materials,  have been distributed to the villages previously identified.  This has been a complex deployment given the time and unpredictability involved in travel between the villages.  A further problem has been the limited amount…