CMAT Launches online survey of members, to guide 2014-2017 strategic planning process

In anticipation of our upcoming Annual General Meeting of members in mid-November, CMAT is launching a survey of our members to help guide our strategic planning process for 2014-2017. This online survey should take less than 5 minutes to complete, and your opinion matters! Thank you for helping CMAT to grow and prosper!! Click the link below […]

OCHA releases Flash Update on Philippines earthquake – over 100 people confirmed dead.

A 7.2-magnitude earthquake struck the central Philippines island of Bohol early Tuesday morning, a little after 8am local time. The effects of the quake was felt in Cebu city which is about 37 miles (60 kilometers) north of the epicenter. The Philippines Office of the Civil Defense (OCD) have confirmed four people killed in Bohol […]

CMAT is monitoring after 7.2 Earthquake hits Bohol, Philippines.

A magnitude-7.1 earthquake struck the central Philippines on Tuesday, leaving at least 99 people dead and 276 more injured, and rattling many who were celebrating a religious holiday. The quake, which struck early in the morning, crumbled a number of buildings and sent panicked people streaming into the streets, witnesses said. The bulk of the casualties — […]

CMAT announces partnership with Giving Tuesday Canada!

Canadian Medical Assistance Teams is proud to announce it is an official 2013 partner in Giving Tuesday Canada! Most people know about Black Friday and Cyber Monday  …now #GivingTuesdayCa is coming to Canada on December 3, 2013. It is a new Canadian movement for giving and volunteering, taking place each year after Cyber Monday. The “Opening day of […]

CMAT monitoring progress of Cyclone Phallin, off the coast of India.

  A fierce cyclone tore into India’s east coast on Saturday night, killing at least five people and forcing about half a million into overcrowded shelters as the storm threatened to cut a swathe of devastation through farmland and fishing hamlets. Cyclone Phailin, which made landfall early Saturday night near the town of Golpalpur in […]

CMAT launches new website!!!

The Board of Directors of CMAT – Canadian Medical Assistance Teams is thrilled to announce the launch of our newly redesigned website!!! Special thanks to all those who spent countless hours in its development and implementation!! There are still a few areas under construction, but we are excited to share this exciting new chapter!!!