This is our follow up and exit trip to Typhoon Haiyan Project.
Land-locked Nepal was hit by two devastating earthquakes in the span of 2 weeks (one on Sat 25th Apr and the other on Mon 11th May). There were also hundreds of aftershocks. Almost 10,000 lives lost
Myanmar, with a population of close to 48 million people, sits at the crossroads of Asia’s great civilizations of India and China and bordering the vast Indian Ocean nestled next to Thailand.
Mt Sinabung erupted in August and September 2013 and caused displacements to 22,000 http://www.across.org.sg/index.phpresidents around the volcano. (Photo from MyDailyNews)
Typhoon Haiyan was one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit Philippines on November 8th, 2013.
The ordinary Karens are an ethnic group in Burma that were caught in a civil war with the Burmese military for over 40 years. There are still over 700,000 refugees staying in the UN camps along the T
Pakistan suffered one of the worst, if not the worst, flooding ever to hit this nation. Practically 80% of the land was covered in water due to continuous torrential rain which destroyed crops, house
Typhoon Nargis devastated a large area of Myanmar' delta area. Unofficially, over 100,000 lost their lives and those who survived lost everything.
On 2011, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake struck the under seabed off the coast of Fukushima sending a huge tsunami crashing onto its shores and caused tremendous damage to property and lives, and particula
A powerful earthquake struck in the early hours of Boxing Day in the historic city of Bam, southern Iran and killed over 30,000 children and practically flattened the city.
ACROSS participated in the Go Forth 2014 Missions Conference.