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Disaster Action members were deeply saddened to learn of the crash of Malaysian Airlines MH17

Disaster Action members were deeply saddened to learn of the crash of Malaysian Airlines MH17. We hope that the resources on this website will be useful to those affected and we wish to offer our support to family and friends of the passengers and crew.

18 July 2014


South Korean Ferry Disaster

We are greatly saddened by the tragic disaster involving so many children. Disaster Action member Mary Campion has done a number of interviews with the BBC and Sky Television about this disaster, sharing her experience as a teacher who survived the sinking of the cruise ship Jupiter when she was leading a school trip, in 1988.

22 April 2014


Disaster Action is delighted to launch our new website.

Disaster Action is delighted to launch our new website. The leaflets in our When Disaster Strikes and Guidance for Responders series have all been revised and updated.

31 March 2014


Malaysian Airlines flight MH370

The thoughts of Disaster Action members are with all those waiting for news at this time. A number of members including Marilyn Robinson, Marta Kochanowska and Pam Dix have given media interviews about the needs of the families.

26 March 2014