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Haiti: Hurricane Matthew Response 2016

HAITI HURRICANE MATTHEW RESPONSE 2016 On October 4th, 2016 Hurricane Matthew - a Category 4 storm - made landfall in Haiti. The loss of life was appalling and the damage extensive. Food and water supplies quickly became a critical concern. GlobalMedic deployed it's Rapid Response Team, who arrived in-country on the 6th and immediately implemented our [...]

Haiti: Earthquake Response 2010

HAITI EARTHQUAKE RESPONSE 2010 January 12, 2010 at 16:53 Haiti Standard Time, a 7.0 magnitude earthquake struck 25 kilometres west of the Capital Port-au-Prince. It killed over 200,000 people and injured more than 300,000. Estimates suggest over 3.5 million people were affected. Within 48 hours of the earthquake devastating Haiti, GlobalMedic’s Rapid Response Team was deployed to [...]