June 1, 2011
In June 2011, a Japanese animal organization reported that the Japanese government’s support for rescue of animals in the evacuation area in Japan had been poor.
April 15, 2011
In April 2011, HSI trained a local veterinary disaster response team, the first of its kind in Haiti.
April 12, 2011
HSI's disaster response team completed two weeks on the ground in Japan and made plans for longer-term aid.
April 8, 2011
Radiation concerns and limited access to the disaster zone are obstacles to animal rescue in Japan. At the same time, the need for aid is urgent.
April 5, 2011
HSI's disaster response team continued its assessment of the post-earthquake situation in Japan.
April 4, 2011
In April 2011, HSI’s disaster response team was operating in Niigata, on Japan’s western coast, and working within the coalition established by the Japan Animal Welfare Society (JAWS) to develop a unified command framework for emergency response and near-term recovery.
March 23, 2011
HSI has offered funding, supplies and guidance to local groups in the wake of disaster in Japan.
March 21, 2011
Humane Society International responded to animal-related needs in Japan in the wake of the March 11, 2011 Tohoku earthquake.
March 12, 2011
HSI continued to evaluate the situation for working animals in Cairo, critical due to the lack of tourism after political upheaval.
March 9, 2011
Humane Society International Continues to Aid Japanese People and Animals One Year after Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Disaster
On the one year anniversary of the devastating earthquake, tsunami and nuclear disaster in Japan, Humane Society International continues to assist affected animals throughout the country with funding and hands-on care.