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Joel Parkinson And Jackson English Take On Molokai 2 Oahu

Thursday, 21 June 2012, 3:27 pm | SurfAid

Joel Parkinson And Jackson English Take On Molokai 2 Oahu For Surfaid Click for big version. SurfAid is proud to announce that top professional surfer Joel Parkinson will be taking on the Molokai 2 Oahu Paddleboard World Championships to raise money ... More >>

SurfAid Prepares Mentawai Islands for Earthquake/Tsunami

Friday, 11 November 2011, 2:08 pm | SurfAid

Humanitarian organisation SurfAid International was a lead agency in the emergency response to the Mentawai Islands tsunami in October last year and continues to play a leading role in the recovery program. More >>

SurfAid Launches New Website

Tuesday, 8 March 2011, 8:39 pm | SurfAid

Non-profit humanitarian organisation, SurfAid International, today announced the launch of their new website More >>

Indonesia: SurfAid moves into Stage 2 Recovery

Thursday, 2 December 2010, 4:05 pm | SurfAid

The Indonesian Government formally ended the Emergency Response on Monday 22 November, one month after a 7.7M earthquake and three metre-plus tsunami wreaked devastation in the Mentawai Islands on Monday night 25 October. More >>

SurfAid: First Phase of Emergency Response

Monday, 15 November 2010, 11:45 am | SurfAid

SurfAid today completed the first phase of our Emergency Response for the Mentawai Islands which has concentrated on assessing the immediate needs of the affected communities and distributing food and non-food assistance. We now move into two new phases of ... More >>

Indonesian Govt appoints SurfAid as Lead Agency

Saturday, 30 October 2010, 10:59 pm | SurfAid

The Indonesian Government has requested that SurfAid take a lead in coordinating the Non Government Organisations’ (NGO) response to the Mentawai tsunami. More >>

SurfAid International Celebrates 10 Years of Work

Thursday, 4 February 2010, 12:37 pm | SurfAid

Humanitarian organisation SurfAid International is proud to celebrate its 10th anniversary this year after starting with a small malaria program in one village in the Mentawai Islands, off Indonesia’s Sumatran coast, in 2000. More >>

Australian Schoolchildren Raise $70k in Quake Aid

Wednesday, 3 February 2010, 2:36 pm | SurfAid

Australian students have raised $70,000 through SchoolAid which is being distributed by SurfAid International to children in West Sumatra who were badly affected by two major earthquakes in Padang late last year. More >>

SurfAid wins RWC of aid organisations

Monday, 12 November 2007, 10:31 am | SurfAid

We may have lost the yachting and rugby but our proud Kiwi heritage of helping others less fortunate continues, with New Zealand humanitarian organisation SurfAid International winning the 2007 Humanitarian Award at the World Association of Non-Governmental ... More >>

Mentawai Islands hit by more earthquakes

Thursday, 11 October 2007, 1:46 pm | SurfAid

Earthquakes continue to pepper the Mentawai Island chain, off Indonesia’s West Sumatran coast, since two major earthquakes three weeks ago. More >>