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Snowstorm Disaster Assessment in Qinghai, China

Snowstorm Disaster Assessment in Qinghai, China

The heavy blizzards that ravaged China’s northwest Qinghai Province have killed thousands of livestock, leaving many residents in urgent need of assistance. A team of Tzu Chi volunteers in China braved the winter cold to conduct disaster assessment in the

Charity | Singapore

Seven-Nation Volunteer Team Holds Medical Aid Mission in Cambodia

Seven-Nation Volunteer Team Holds Medical Aid Mission in Cambodia

In 1994, Tzu Chi held a rice and rice seeds distribution in Takeo Province, Cambodia. 25 years later, Tzu Chi volunteers once again stepped onto this land to hold a free clinic and rice distribution for the locals, thereby continuing the cycle of Great Lo

Charity, Medicine | Cambodia

Quality Rice Seeds for 50,000 Farmers Affected by Flood in Myanmar

Quality Rice Seeds for 50,000 Farmers Affected by Flood in Myanmar

Tzu Chi volunteers distributed mung bean seeds to needy farmers in Myanmar after a major flood disaster in 2018. They returned to the disaster zone once again in February this year, to distribute rice seeds to assist the impoverished farmers to get back t

Charity | Myanmar [Burma]

Tzu Chi Volunteers Join the Camp Fire Memorial in Paradise, California

Tzu Chi Volunteers Join the Camp Fire Memorial in Paradise, California

On 8th February 2019, amid the wintry cold, Tzu Chi volunteers joined more than 700 residents in the town of Paradise, California, in a memorial service that commemorated the 85 victims of the Camp Fire, which devastated the town three months ago.

Charity | United States

Warm Winter Clothes for Refugees in Serbia

Warm Winter Clothes for Refugees in Serbia

On a cold, snowy winter day in Serbia, Tzu Chi volunteers from 11 countries and regions arrived at the Obrenovac refugee centre, to distribute warm winter clothes to the refugees.

Charity | Serbia

Tzu Chi USA Endorsed as United Nations Environment Programme Observer

Tzu Chi USA Endorsed as United Nations Environment Programme Observer

The United Nations Environment Programme recognises Tzu Chi’s 30-year efforts in environmental protection and accredited Tzu Chi USA with observer status to allow the organisation to speak out at the general assembly.

Env. Protection | United States

President of Turkey Commends Tzu Chi’s Aid Efforts for Syrian Refugees

President of Turkey Commends Tzu Chi’s Aid Efforts for Syrian Refugees

Towards the end of 2018, Tzu Chi Malaysia joined Tzu Chi Turkey to provide aid to Syrian refugees in Turkey. They met up with President Erdogan of Turkey, who commended the Foundation for its tireless efforts in helping the refugees.

Charity | Turkey

Overcoming Difficult Challenges to Distribute Aid in Honduras

Overcoming Difficult Challenges to Distribute Aid in Honduras

In the aftermath of devastating floods that struck Honduras in September 2018, Tzu Chi volunteers distributed food supplies to affected households. They returned in December to reassess the needs of the residents and distributed cash relief to 5,038 house

Charity | Honduras

Tzu Chi Attends UN Climate Change Conference in Poland

Tzu Chi Attends UN Climate Change Conference in Poland

As one of the participating NGOs of the COP24, the Tzu Chi Foundation plans to hold ten press conferences to share various topics with the global representatives.

Env. Protection | Poland

Tzu Chi Joins the Parliament of the World's Religions

Tzu Chi Joins the Parliament of the World's Religions

Tzu Chi was one of the participating organisations at the 2018 Parliament of the World's Religions, where delegates from the Foundation gave presentations to share with other global representatives how it has been actively responding to climate change.

Env. Protection, Miscellaneous | Canada

Free Clinic at Tacloban City Five Years after Typhoon Haiyan Struck

Free Clinic at Tacloban City Five Years after Typhoon Haiyan Struck

Typhoon Haiyan severely hit Central Philippines in November 2013, devastating much of Tacloban City. In the aftermath, Tzu Chi held a work relief programme to help the locals recover from the disaster. It has been five years since Haiyan struck the city..

Medicine | Philippines

Timely Help and Support for Taiwan Train Disaster

Timely Help and Support for Taiwan Train Disaster

Tzu Chi volunteers arrived onsite shortly after the train disaster in Taiwan’s Yilan County to distribute food and drinks to rescue workers as well as medical personnel and families of the victims...

Charity | Taiwan

Tzu Chi to Build 3,000 Homes for Earthquake & Tsunami Victims

Tzu Chi to Build 3,000 Homes for Earthquake & Tsunami Victims

Tzu Chi Indonesia has provided continued emergency aid to disaster victims in the devastating aftermaths of the Sulawesi tsunami and Lombok earthquake. It is now collaborating with the Indonesian military to build 3,000 homes for those who have lost...

Charity | Indonesia

Humanitarian Aid Efforts Underway in Sulawesi Following Tsunami

Humanitarian Aid Efforts Underway in Sulawesi Following Tsunami

Following a devastating earthquake and tsunami in Sulawesi, Indonesia, Tzu Chi Indonesia kicked-started its efforts to provide relief to disaster victims in the hard-hit city of Palu.

Charity | Indonesia

Relief Efforts Kick off in Tsunami-Stricken Sulawesi

Relief Efforts Kick off in Tsunami-Stricken Sulawesi

In the devastating aftermath of a powerful 7.4-magnitude earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia’s Sulawesi, Tzu Chi Indonesia collaborates with the Indonesia military to provide relief for disaster victims in the hard hit city of Palu.

Charity | Indonesia

Introducing Tzu Chi to the Pope in Vatican City

Introducing Tzu Chi to the Pope in Vatican City

Delegates from the Tzu Chi Foundation and other religious groups and NGOs were received by Pope Francis in the Vatican City. The Pontiff received a multilingual edition of Dharma Master Cheng Yen’s Jing Si Aphorisms, as well as scarves made from recycled.

Charity, Miscellaneous | Vatican City

Second Wave of Relief Distribution for Earthquake Victims in Lombok

Second Wave of Relief Distribution for Earthquake Victims in Lombok

Lombok in Indonesia has been struck by multiple strong earthquakes since the end of July, and the residents on the island have been living in constant fear amid the continuous tremors.

Charity | Indonesia

Tzu Chi Philippines Holds Cash-for-Work Relief Programme for Flood Victims

Tzu Chi Philippines Holds Cash-for-Work Relief Programme for Flood Victims

Tzu Chi Philippines launched a cash-for-work relief programme where it mobilised its volunteers to work with local residents to clean up the city of Marikina in the aftermath of a severe flood.

Charity | Philippines