Disaster Response

The best response when the world as we know it is in deep crisis? My answer - join together, work together on our common goals.

29 september 2020

By Siobhán McGee, CEO of ActionAid Ireland.  ActionAid Ireland is one of the founding members of the Irish Emergency Alliance*.   Read more

Nepal Earthquake: Lessons learnt from responding to earthquakes

On Saturday 25 April 2015, a magnitude 7.9 earthquake struck the Himalayan nation of Nepal, killing over 3,000 people, destroying homes and buildings across the country and setting off a deadly avalanche on Mount Everest. Read more