Haiti Earthquake — 14/Aug/2021

Carlos CO2JC, Emergency Communications Co-Ordinator for IARU-R2 reports that local Radio Amateurs are on alert after today’s earthquake in Haiti. He writes; “According to preliminary information from the United States Geological Survey (USGS), on the morning of today at 12:29 …

Algerian Radio Amateurs assisting fire response.

Radio Amateurs from the Algerian National Society ARA are assisting their Government in the response to forest fires in Ouacif (Tizi-Ouzou), where 65 people have lost their lives already. An ARA team was dispatched to the scene of the incident, …

Amateur Radio responds to flooding in Western Europe

Unprecedented heavy rain caused widespread flooding in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands with over 120 deaths and hundreds more people unaccounted for. The rains which started on Wednesday caused rivers to burst their banks and the water converged into major …