MAJOR EARTHQUAKE SHOCKS TURKIYE & SYRIA
Thousands have been killed, injured or missing after a huge earthquake struck Türkiye's southeastern border with Syria. Rescuers are racing to save people trapped in the rubble following the collapse of buildings in both countries.
Our teams are mobilising on the ground in response to this disaster. With your support, we can ensure that life-saving aid reaches those in need.
Support our Earthquake Emergency Response today:
Food Pack - Nutritiously balanced staples for 1 family for 1 month - £50
Emergency Kit - Blankets, mattresses, plastic sheets, hygiene kit - £80
Health Emergency Kit - Drugs, consumables and fuel for health facilities - £100
Prosthetic Limbs - amputation above the knee - £800.00
Prosthetic Limbs - amputation below the knee - £700.00
Provide a Home - one spacious home for a family - £2,500
Support Our Earthquake Emergency Response Today
Our Head of Programmes Discusses Earthquake on Sky News
Hani Habbal, our Head of Programmes in Northwest Syria, appeared on Sky News to discuss our ongoing response to the earthquake emergency.
As of 8/2/23, we've provided:
Emergency shelter to 200 families.
Hot meals to 200 families.
Emergency kits to 400 families.
'Ready to Eat' meal packs to 400 families.
10,000 litres of fuel to 5 health clinics for electricity.
Support our Emergency Response today.
Our Staff Discuss Earthquake on BBC North West Tonight
Dr Shameela Islam-Zulfiqar, our Fundraising & Humanitarian Mentorship Lead, joined aid worker Adam Kelwick on BBC North West Tonight to discuss our earthquake emergency response.