A 5.5 magnitude earthquake struck near the island of Lombok in Indonesia on Saturday, March 16. So far, there are several reports of injuries and at least two fatalities. BGR partners have been in the area since last August responding to a larger earthquake that left over 300 people dead. At this time, our partners are safe and […]
Last Thursday and Friday, March 14th and 15th, Tropical Cyclone Idai brought torrential rain and wind as it made landfall near Beira City in Mozambique. Sofala, Zambezia, Manica, and Inhambane provinces were also affected. At this time, many areas are without power and scant, if any, communication with the mainland due to tidal surge. The full extent of […]
Can you believe we are approaching the end of January 2019? Make this the year you place generosity at the top of your to-do list. Here are four easy ways to kick off the New Year with open hands and an open heart. 1. Make a New Year’s resolution that’s not about you There’s nothing […]
According to current reports, more than 200 people died in a tsunami that struck Indonesia’s Sunda Strait today.