A 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck Nepal on Saturday, 25 April 2015. More than 2,400 people have died as a result of the quake and an avalanche triggered on Mount Everest. Habitat for Humanity is in Nepal.
A category 5 cyclone severely battered Fiji’s two main islands, Viti Levu and Vanua Levu, on the night of Saturday 21st February 2016. Habitat for Humanity New Zealand is responding in partnership with the New Zealand government’s NZAID fund.
Habitat for Humanity has been in Fiji for 25 years, and our continued commitment to Fiji has only been amplified by this disaster. Our country director, Masi, and his team are continuing to assess the housing need there, as well as distributing shelter and home repair kits.