Türkiye and Syria Earthquake: ADRA Assists Thousands of the Affected People

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) is stepping up emergency response efforts to assist victims of the powerful earthquake that struck southern Türkiye and north-west Syria just before sunrise on Monday, February 6. According to UN reports, the 7.8 magnitude earthquake and more than 140 aftershocks devastated the region near Nurdagl and Gaziantep, injuring […]

ADRA Supports Cianjur Seventh-day Adventist Church Public Kitchen

Seventh-day Adventist Church in Cianjur swiftly opened a public kitchen post on Tuesday (22/11), a day after the 5.6 magnitude earthquake hit Cianjur district, West Java last Monday (21/11). Coordinated by the Congregational Pastor, the family of Pastor Deddy Aritonang and Mrs. Novi Aritonang, the Cianjur Seventh-day Adventist Church provides food for volunteers who come […]

Emergency Relief for Cianjur Earthquake Survivors

An earthquake with a magnitude of 5.6 on the Richter scale, a shallow depth of 10 km, hit Cianjur Regency, in West Java province on Monday, 21 November 2022, at 01.21 pm local time. More than 260 people were killed, 151 people in search, 1083 were injured, 58.362 people were displaced and 22.198 damaged houses. […]

Shelter Kits for Dodo’s Family

Sotardodo Situmeang (53) or known as Dodo is one of the many survivors of the 6.0 magnitude earthquake in North Tapanuli Regency. Before the earthquake occurred, Dodo and his wife managed a restaurant to cover their daily needs. The first earthquake occurred when people were fast asleep. It was pitch black because the electricity went […]

Earthquake in North Tapanuli

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) Indonesia is preparing to launch a national emergency management plan (NEMP) in North Tapanuli to assist hundreds of families, children, and individuals personally affected by an earthquake.  On Saturday, October 1, 2022, at 02.28.41 local time, North Tapanuli of North Sumatra, was rocked by a shallow tectonic earthquake […]

Hopes for a better future

Adira, 23 years old, is a housewife with two children. To meet the needs of her small family, she relies on her husband’s daily income as a builder. The flash floods in September 2020 had caused them to lose their temporary housing provided by the Government for the family affected by the earthquake in September […]

Kalimantan Flooding Emergency Response Project

Thanks to your support, ADRA can continue to provide assistance related to the floods that occurred in Melawi and Sintang Regencies, West Kalimantan. This is our activity in the process of distributing basic food assistance in the most affected villages and communities who have lost their livelihoods and have vulnerable members. Hopefully this help will […]

Cyclone Response in Malaka, East Nusa Tengara (NTT)

The tropical cyclone seed has formed since Saturday, April 3rd 2021, 08:00 AM local time, created heavy rain and strong wind. Monday midnight, the seed has grown become cyclone, called cyclone Seroja, created whirlwind, heavy rain causing flash flood, landslide massive flooding and destroyed hundreds of houses, trees collapsed and landslide block villages in East Nusa Tenggara (NTT).  Most […]

Mrs. Mulyati – West Sulawesi Earthquake survivor

The first earthquake that occurred at the afternoon made us really panic and left house in hurry. My neighbours did the same. That earthquake was strong enough but caused no damage. Our head of the village reminded us to be careful because of the aftershocks and tsunamis that could occur at any time because our […]

Shelter kits for Hamma’s Family

Hamma Juma is one of the IDPs in Mamuju, West Sulawesi. He is a farmer who lives in Botteng Utara Village with his wife and three children. His house was in damage due to the earthquake that happened in 15th January 2021. He is also the head of sub village called Salukalo. Hamma was very […]