The International Disaster Response Network
HISG is partnering with relief efforts to bring immediate assistance to people affected by the damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. Millions of people on the eastern seaboard of the United States awoke…Continue
WASHINGTON - At the direction of President Obama, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is coordinating the federal government's assistance and preparations to support states affected by…Continue
Floods could wipe out most of Niger's main rice harvest this year as rain-swollen rivers rose to 50-year highs across West Africa, spreading devastation, a regional official said. 485,000 people have…Continue
Check out this amazing story of an IDRN member helping out at the West Gate Mall incident in Nairobi.
It seemed to be a normal Saturday in Nairobi, Kenya. After participating in an outreach at Kenyatta National Hospital, I exited the hospital with other members of our team. At the hospital’s exit gate, we were shocked to hear that…Continue
Welcome to the IDRN Sandy Response Information Forum. Sandy was a major storm, previously a hurricane, that has caused extensive flooding, power and transportation outages, and physical damage to the US East Coast and Caribbean. More than 100 deaths have been linked to the storm.
Please feel free to post any up to date information at this location
NEEDS AND ASSETS
If you have a need or would like to offer assistance, please fill out this …Continue
FEBC is on the air on DZAS 702-AM and DZFE FM in Metro Manila.
Can IDRN Manila members link with FEBC for information over the radio? If you have info that people in the community will need, send it to Dan Cura at DZAS. Also they may hear from listeners who need Rescue or assistance. Please let Dan know how to contact you as well if you can offer support to FEBC listeners.
Contact info follows:
Text Messaging: send your message to dzas (space) messege then send to…Continue
How To Build A DIY Solar Air Heater From Old Soda Cans
The man in this picture, Peter Rowan, left his job as a self-described "corporate weenie", and instead took up teaching, writing and converting a shed into a reclaimed writer's studio.