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‘Everything is broken’: Healthcare after the Palu disaster

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Palu, Indonesia – The tsunami that hit Palu last month swept Muhammad Afif’s brother from inside their coastal home.

Muhammad spent a day looking for his sibling. But it was a friend who found him, among the wounded in one of the city’s hospitals.

“The hospital was so busy that we had to clean his wounds ourselves,” Muhammad said. The 38-year-old truck driver took his brother home, where he died two days later. “At least we could care for him ourselves before the end.”

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