MERCY MALAYSIA RESPONDS TO SOUTH ASIA FLOOD IN BANGLADESH 2017

MERCY MALAYSIA RESPONDS TO SOUTH ASIA FLOOD IN BANGLADESH 2017
KUALA LUMPUR, 22 AUGUST 2017 – With the recent flood devastation that hit Northern districts of West Bengal on 16th of August this year resulting one third of Bangladesh under water, MERCY Malaysia will be deploying its team on Friday, 25th August 2017 as Bangladesh’s worst flooding in years.

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Press Release MERCY MALAYSIA RESPONDS TO SOUTH ASIA FLOOD IN BANGLADESH 2017

(above) MERCY Malaysia’s Bangladesh Refief Fund Appeal 2017.
(below) MERCY Malaysia’s team ready to be deployed.

MERCY MALAYSIA PROVIDES EMERGENCY RESPONSE TO EARTHQUAKE IN LEYTE, PHILIPPINES

MERCY MALAYSIA PROVIDES EMERGENCY RESPONSE TO EARTHQUAKE IN LEYTE, PHILIPPINES

Kuala Lumpur, 17th July 2017 – On 6th July 2017, a 6.5 magnitude earthquake occurred in the island of Leyte in the Philippines, causing major damages in Barangays of Ormoc City particularly upland Barangays including six upland Barangays namely Tongonan, Cabaon-an, Milagro, Lake Danao, Cabintan and Gaas.  Over 700 aftershocks have been recorded (ranging from magnitude 1.5 to 5.8), including a major aftershock measuring 5.8 magnitude (previously pegged at 5.4) on the 10th of July, in the days that followed.

To date, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council Philippines reported two (2) deaths with 329 injured. A total of 1,136 families’ homes have been affected, resulting in large displacement of civilians of upland Barangays mentioned to relocate to temporary shelters in open spaces, covered courts, chapels and some schools without any access to proper water, hygiene and sanitation.

Read more: http://mercy.org.my/wp-content/uploads/2017/07/PRESS-RELEASE-MERCY-PROVIDE-EMERGENCY-RESPONSE-TO-LEYTE-_.pdf

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Download Brochure Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017

MERCY Malaysia and Frost & Sullivan are collaborating for the first time to organise the Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017, which is aimed at raising awareness about MERCY Malaysia’s local and international humanitarian efforts, as well as raising funds for its humanitarian work.

 

To register for the Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017, please visit the MERCY Malaysia and Frost the Trail myMERCYrun 2017 at https://www.simplygiving.com/Event/FTTMMR2017

Download the brochure here: FA-FTT_KL_Brochure 2017_Final

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