Humanitarian emergencies

When disasters strike in countries where ChildFund works around the world, we initiate child-focused emergency responses to ensure the safety and health of children and their families
65 Pins73 Followers
Standing amongst the ruins of their homes in Kavrepalanchok District, #Nepal. Please donate now: https://www.childfund.org.au/appeal/nepal-earthquake-appeal

Standing amongst the ruins of their homes in Kavrepalanchok District, #Nepal. Please donate now: https://www.childfund.org.au/appeal/nepal-earthquake-appeal

Four-year-old Supriya and her family cannot return to their home because of the aftershocks that continue in #Nepal almost a week after Saturday’s earthquake. They are now living in a makeshift tent in a park. You can help ChildFund provide food, shelter and water and sanitation to children and their families in Sindhupalchok, one of the country’s worst-hit districts. Please donate now: https://www.childfund.org.au/appeal/nepal-earthquake-appeal

Four-year-old Supriya and her family cannot return to their home because of the aftershocks that continue in #Nepal almost a week after Saturday’s earthquake. They are now living in a makeshift tent in a park. You can help ChildFund provide food, shelter and water and sanitation to children and their families in Sindhupalchok, one of the country’s worst-hit districts. Please donate now: https://www.childfund.org.au/appeal/nepal-earthquake-appeal

EMERGENCY UPDATE: With petrol stations starting to reopen, ChildFund's emergency team in Nepal will soon be making their way to Sindhupalchok district, about 3-4 hours' drive from Kathmandu, to take food and shelter materials to children and families who have had their homes destroyed by the earthquake and are stranded outdoors in freezing temperatures. The team will have to walk the last part of the journey as the road has been cut off by a landslide. Please donate now.

EMERGENCY UPDATE: With petrol stations starting to reopen, ChildFund's emergency team in Nepal will soon be making their way to Sindhupalchok district, about 3-4 hours' drive from Kathmandu, to take food and shelter materials to children and families who have had their homes destroyed by the earthquake and are stranded outdoors in freezing temperatures. The team will have to walk the last part of the journey as the road has been cut off by a landslide. Please donate now.

Nearly a million children have been severely affected by the earthquake that struck #Nepal on Saturday. Please #donate now to help provide emergency assistance to children and families who need food, water and shelter. Please donate noq: https://www.childfund.org.au/appeal/nepal-earthquake-appeal #nepalearthquake

Nearly a million children have been severely affected by the earthquake that struck #Nepal on Saturday. Please #donate now to help provide emergency assistance to children and families who need food, water and shelter. Please donate noq: https://www.childfund.org.au/appeal/nepal-earthquake-appeal #nepalearthquake

EMERGENCY UPDATE: A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck #Nepal just before midday on Saturday, 25 April, killing more than 2,000 people, collapsing homes and historic temples, and triggering avalanches on Mt Everest. Our staff report the situation on the ground is absolutely devastating and the number of people killed, injured and affected by this earthquake continues to rise. Please donate now to help children and families who've lost homes and loved ones.

EMERGENCY UPDATE: A powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck #Nepal just before midday on Saturday, 25 April, killing more than 2,000 people, collapsing homes and historic temples, and triggering avalanches on Mt Everest. Our staff report the situation on the ground is absolutely devastating and the number of people killed, injured and affected by this earthquake continues to rise. Please donate now to help children and families who've lost homes and loved ones.

14-year-old William sits in front of his badly damaged classroom in Port Vila, Vanuatu.

14-year-old William sits in front of his badly damaged classroom in Port Vila, Vanuatu.

This is Vatiseva, a school librarian from Port Vila, Vanuatu. She is trying to dry out the library books that survived Cyclone Pam ahead of school classes resuming. Her school lost more than 200 books in the destruction.

This is Vatiseva, a school librarian from Port Vila, Vanuatu. She is trying to dry out the library books that survived Cyclone Pam ahead of school classes resuming. Her school lost more than 200 books in the destruction.

This is school spirit at its best! These senior students from Port Vila, Vanuatu helped to clean up their school’s playground on Monday so classes could resume on Tuesday. Amazing effort!

This is school spirit at its best! These senior students from Port Vila, Vanuatu helped to clean up their school’s playground on Monday so classes could resume on Tuesday. Amazing effort!

14-year-old Dawen and 15-year-old Joytracey from Port Vila. Vanuatu stand in what remains of their school library after it was destroyed by Cyclone Pam.

14-year-old Dawen and 15-year-old Joytracey from Port Vila. Vanuatu stand in what remains of their school library after it was destroyed by Cyclone Pam.

"Worse than war" is how our staff in West Africa describe their experience fighting the Ebola epidemic. This is the situation one year on.

"Worse than war" is how our staff in West Africa describe their experience fighting the Ebola epidemic. This is the situation one year on.

Pinterest
Search