Double disaster threatens East India – Mission Network News

India (MNN) — Trouble is on its way to Indias remote villages. Satellite Image of Super Cyclonic Storm AMPHAN on 18-05-2020(Image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons) Authorities in East India struggled to maintain social distancing yesterday while evacuating people ahead of a super cyclone, Associated Press reports. Forecasters expect Cyclone Amphan to make landfall this afternoon... Read more

Breaking cycles of disaster and poverty in Haiti - Mission Network News

Breaking cycles of catastrophe and poverty in Haiti – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Haiti (MNN) The folks of Haiti have a long-running historical past with catastrophe and poverty. One ministry is utilizing enterprise loans to assist locals construct themselves out of the cycle. For 20 years FARMS Worldwide has operated two separate mortgage packages in Haiti. Surviving hurricanes, earthquake, and illness, these locally-run packages search to strengthen... Read more

Politics overshadow unified disaster response in the Philippines - Mission Network News

Politics overshadow unified catastrophe response within the Philippines – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Philippines (MNN) — Determined occasions name for determined measures: its a phrase used to explain excessive motion taken underneath dire circumstances. Some could use this to explain the president of the Philippines assertion final week concerning lockdown violaters. However, as Herman Moldez of Asian Entry explains, issues arent at all times what they appear.... Read more

India: of disaster, crisis and hope. - Mission Network News

India: of catastrophe, disaster and hope. – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] India (MNN) If you happen to Google ‘India,’ you’ll see a mixture of headlines developing.Final month, it was tales about drought and meals issues.This month, it’sflooding, monsoon rains, and the loss of life toll. (Photograph courtesy of AIRS/Flickr/CC) So which is it?Sadly, says Greg Kelley of World Mission, their companions are telling them it’s... Read more