Canada: Flood Response 2019

Severe flooding from the spring thaw and heavy rains affected over 17,500 homes in Quebec, Ontario, and New Brunswick causing more than 12,196 residents to evacuate….

Trinidad & Tobago: Flood Response 2018

On October 19, 2018, heavy rains resulted in devastating floods on the island of Trinidad. This was the worst flooding the island has seen in 50 years…

India: Kerala Flood Response 2018

Monsoon season has caused the worst flooding that Kerala, India has seen in decades. 324 people have been killed and 230,000 people have been displaced….

Myanmar: Flood Response 2018

By mid-August 2018, flooding in nine states in Myanmar had killed at least 16 people and displaced more than 150,000…

Nepal: Flood Response 2017

Experiencing its worst rains in 15 years, Nepal has become inundated with severe flooding since August 11, 2017. Of Nepal’s 75 districts, 35 are experiencing widespread and detrimental impacts on life…

Colombia: Landslide Response 2017

COLOMBIA LANDSLIDE RESPONSE 2017 On April 1, 2017 landslides plowed through the city of Mocoa in southwestern Colombia. Torrential rains caused flooding and surging rivers leading to widespread damage to affected communities. A large part of the city was destroyed, and there was a serious risk of additional landslides. The landslides disrupted water supplies, health services, roads, bridges, electricity, [...]

Sri Lanka: Flood Response 2016

SRI LANKA FLOOD RESPONSE 2016 Heavy rainfall throughout the month of May led to the worst flooding and landslides Sri Lanka has experienced in over 25 years. On May 12, Tropical Storm Roanu dropped over 300 millimetres of rain in just 24 hours. GlobalMedic responded to provide clean drinking water to vulnerable populations in the Kegalle [...]

India: Tamil Nadu Flooding Response 2016

 INDIA   FLOODING RESPONSE 2016  For a month long period between November and December, monsoon plagued India and destroyed thousands of hectares of cropland and infrastructure. Tamil Nadu was the worst-affected area, and over 420 people were killed by the floods. With the health and hygiene of affected communities are at high risk, GlobalMedic responded with WASH based interventions in [...]