Global Outreach Doctors
Global Outreach Doctors is a humanitarian organization of dedicated medical professionals providing international healthcare. Our medical team responds immediately to worldwide disasters in Africa, Asia, and North, South, and Central Americas. We deploy canine search and rescue assets to enhance our success in locating survivors quickly. Our portable satellite technology systems alert the world of conditions and needs on the ground quickly.visit the Global Outreach Doctors website
On September 19, a 7.1 magnitude earthquake rocked Mexico City. More than 270 people were killed, 1,900 inured, and thousands left homeless. This was the second earthquake in Mexico in as many weeks. The first occurred off the southern coast of Mexico, near the Guatemalan border, on September 7. The magnitude 8.1 quake was the largest to hit Mexico in a century. At least 61 people were killed a…Visit the Earthquake page
Hurricane Harvey, the largest storm to make landfall in Texas since 1961, has left widespread damage across 50 of the state’s counties. Houston and the surrounding areas received a record 51 inches of rain causing catastrophic flooding. Water rescues are ongoing as an estimated 300,000 people are in need of temporary shelter. Millions of people along the Gulf Coast have been impacted.
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Severe Earthquake Response
On April 25, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake struck central Nepal, followed by a second 7.3 magnitude earthquake on May 12, with aftershocks in the range of magnitudes 5.6 to 6.3 in the hours following the second quake. Airlink is currently helping its NGO and airline partners respond.
As of May 12, the death toll has climbed to more than 9,000 people, and more than 23,000 were injured. The UN es…Visit the Severe Earthquake Response page