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Tabletop exercise paves the way for virtual humanitarian response

Due to travel restrictions, ADRA has been planning how to provide surge capacity for in-country staff through tabletop exercises.

Adventist paramedic in Northern Territory receives award

After assisting a woman trapped under a boulder for five hours, Rebekah Tierney was recently recognised for her exemplary service.

Philippines hit with multiple magnitude 6 earthquakes

ADRA are on the frontlines distributing aid to people who have lost homes and loved ones.

ADRA responds to Indonesian tsunami

More than 1400 people have been killed by the magnitude 7.5-quake and subsequent tsunami, which struck the island of Sulawesi on September 30.

Calm in the crisis

What life is like on the frontline of emergency response.

ADRA employs emergency coordinators

For the first time, full-time ADRA emergency coordinators will be employed in five South Pacific countries to help prepare for disasters.

They are not alone

Papua New Guinea is one of the world’s most dangerous countries to be a woman.

ADRA responds to wild Aussie weather

Three ADRA emergency management teams have been activated in the wake of the wild weather that lashed Australia's east coast over the weekend.

ADRA responds in wake of devastating cyclone

An estimated 50 per cent of Vanuatu’s population of 125,000 people has been affected by Cyclone Pam, which ripped through the island nation over the weekend.

Cyclone Pam slams Vanuatu

Thousands of people have been affected over the weekend as Category 5 Tropical Cyclone Pam took an unexpected change of course, crashing into key populated areas of Vanuatu with winds of up to 270km per hour.
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