Monitoring the volcano in Bali

from Mercy Corps
Published on 29 Sep 2017 View Original

Mercy Corps is monitoring the Agung volcano in Bali, Indonesia, which has experienced a recent increase in seismic activity that indicates a possible eruption. According to news reports, around 145,000 people have already evacuated.

Mercy Corps has a dedicated emergency response team based in Indonesia that is coordinating with Indonesian national and local disaster management agencies, as well as other organizations, in the event the volcano erupts and Mercy Corps can support response efforts.