2nd Cyclone Hits Mozambique

Houses flattened by Cyclone

Six weeks after the deadly Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique a 2nd Disastrous Cyclone, Kenneth, blasted the country with the force of a Category 4 hurricane.

For the first time in recorded history the nation has been suffered from two of the worst cyclones in a season.

Raging flood waters, resulting from 100mm of rain in 24 hours, have cut roads to Pemba City

The government have estimated 160,000 people are at risk, with more torrential rain forecast.

Local report are that there has been ‘total devastation’ affecting 60 kilometer stretch of coastline and nearby islands.

Damaged UNICEF Building

Several coastal communities have been completely flattened by the cyclone.

 

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Safe Water for Every Child’ in Myanmar

January might be the‘Holiday Period’ for some people but Disaster Aid are still providing new ‘Safe Water For Every Child’ installations.

Director Angeline Low, and Danny Low, from Disaster Aid Australia are currently in Myanmar to install two SkyHydrants with the assistance of KK Looi of Disaster Aid Malaysia.

These installations are in association with the Rotary Club of Yangon.

In addition to the two installations carried out several other sites were inspected for future installations.

 

 

If you want to support Disaster Aid ‘Safe Water for Every Child’ projects in Bhutan, Myanmar, the Philipines, India and Indonesia you can donate at:  Disaster Aid Australia 

 

DAA Recognised In International Awards

The Energy Globe Awards were founded in 1999 to  present successful sustainable projects to a broad audience.

Disaster Aid Australia entered our ‘Safe Water for Every Child’ project for the Philippines for the 2018 Awards

The entry was one of more than 2,300 entries from 182 countries around the world.

In June 2018 year it was selected as the best project submitted from Australia.

A key issue in selection was the fact the SkyHydrant, that we install for the project can provide 10,000 litres per day of safe water without using electricity or chemicals.

In December 2018 Energy Globe announced that the ‘Safe Water for Every Child’ project was one of the 4 World Nominees in the water category.

This invitation to attend, and speak at the awards ceremony, is a recognition our project is ‘Worlds Best Practice’ in providing sustainable drinking water to developing countries.

 

If you want to support our ‘Safe Water for Every Child’ projects you can donate at:  Disaster Aid Australia