News: Animals in disasters
08 November 2014
On the anniversary of Typhoon Haiyan, we've made a special video to update you on the thousands of animals and people you have enabled us to help in the Philippines over the past year
05 September 2014
We've launched a new interactive archive, with photos, videos and statistics from our 50 years of disaster response work
20 August 2014
We have received a large number of enquiries about the animals affected by the conflict in Gaza.
30 July 2014
We're working on an educational film to help communities in the South Pacific prepare for disasters
09 July 2014
New research shows the vital importance of animal protection in preparing for natural disaster
25 April 2014
Dr. Juan Carlos Murillo deploys at a moment’s notice from his hub in Central America to travel to war zones, hurricanes, earthquakes, tsunamis and tornadoes, providing veterinary care to thousands of animals affected by disasters.
22 April 2014
In November 2013, our Disaster Response team were filmed by the BBC in the Philippines, in the wake of Typhoon Haiyan. The hour-long documentary aired on the 28th April.
10 April 2014
It’s an exciting time for World Animal Protection Africa this month.
14 March 2014
At the start of the year, our team was deployed to the site of an erupting volcano in Indonesia, to provide emergency support for livestock. This month they returned to the disaster area to see how the animals they had helped were getting on.
13 January 2014
Today marks four years since the catastrophic 7.0 magnitude earthquake that hit Haiti in 2010. Just 72 hours after the event, our Disaster Operations Director for the Americas Gerardo Huertas was deployed to Haiti.