Monthly Archives: April 2018

ADRA Responds to PNG Earthquake

During the¬†early hours of¬†February 26, a massive 7.5 magnitude earthquake¬†rocked the¬†Southern Highlands of Papua New Guinea (PNG). The¬†quake was the largest earthquake recorded in the region for almost 100 years. Since the major earthquake, there have been dozens more powerful aftershocks and tremors. Because it shook such a remote part […]

ADRA Responds to Fiji flooding

ADRA has responded to¬†flooding after a cyclone affected parts of Fiji earlier this month. On April 1,¬†Tropical Cyclone¬†Josie passed over Fiji affecting mainly the western part of Fiji. While it was only a Category 1 storm, parts of the country experienced severe flooding due to heavy rainfall over a short […]