Cyclone Idai Disaster -2019

This appeal has now been closed and you can view our report on actions taken below Report on Deployment to Cyclone Idai Day 1: Monday June 3  2019 Two of our DART Volunteers, Peter Hazell and Suzie Vaill, left for Mozambique to start an assessment for us. We have heard that they had arrived safely…

Indonesia Disaster Appeal – 2018

This appeal has now been closed, but your donations enable us to prepare for the next disaster. Thank you for your interest. You can DONATE HERE Reports from our DARTS in Indonesia – Earthquake Our Disaster Aid Response Team (DART) arrived in Bali, Indonesia on Friday November 23 and was able to clear Customs after…

Kerala India Flood Appeal -September 2018

KERALA FLOOD UPDATES – SUPPLYING EXTRA WATER FILTERS MAY 2019 Background: (01/05/19) Following the floods in Kerala last year, for which Disaster Aid Canada and ourselves supplied Sawyer Water Filter Kits and buckets, our trusted contact in Kerala advised that several areas are now suffering drought conditions and wondered if we could we help again.…

Caribbean Hurricane Appeal

Caribbean Hurricane Appeal Since we launched our Hurricane Irma Appeal the Caribbean was threatened by Hurricane Lee and then hit by Hurricane Maria.  It was for these reasons that we renamed our Hurricane Irma Appeal the Caribbean Hurricane Appeal. This allowed us to provide aid to Caribbean countries other than those specifically damaged by Hurricane…

Haiti Deployment – February 2017

Haiti Deployment – February 2017 A team of DARTs has returned to Haiti to check on the progress with our in-country partner on rebuilding homes and to distribute more water filters following the assessment visit in October 2016. There were 472 additional water filters delivered to 21 sites. The DARTs have also identified a number…

The Assessment Visit to Haiti

  The Assessment Visit to Haiti Wayne Beaumier and Vicki Brenton (both form Disaster Aid USA) arrived in Port au Prince on 20th October 2016.  Vicki came with considerable experience of Haiti having 15 previous trips under her belt from training hospital technicians.  Their first contact was with Dr Claude Surena from the leading Rotary…

Hurricane Matthew

The media is full of images of survivors, mainly in Haiti, following the devastating effects of Hurricane Matthew. Media reports suggest that as many people in Haiti are as badly affected by this hurricane as there were following the earthquake in 2010.  Disaster Aid International is currently putting together plans to send an assessment team…