Dutch Donate EUR 1 million for Indonesia in 24 hours

On 2 October 2018, Giro555 — an alliance of eleven Dutch relief organisations that campaign together when major disasters require a national appeal — launched the national campaign ‘The Netherlands are helping Sulawesi’. Special connection with Indonesia Within 24 hours after the start of the national campaign, the Dutch gave EUR 1 million for the […]

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Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC)Launches Indonesia Tsunami Appeal

04/10/2018 Leading UK aid agencies today [Thursday 4 October] announced a joint fundraising appeal to help the survivors of the 7.4 magnitude earthquake and tsunami that struck Central Sulawesi Province, Indonesia, last Friday. Over 1,300 people are confirmed dead and 200,000 people are in urgent need of clean water, food, medical care and shelter. Homes and entire communities have been […]

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Swiss Solidarity calls for Donations for Indonesia Tsunami Response

1 Oct  2018 – The earthquake and tsunami that hit Indonesia on Friday left hundreds dead and thousands wounded devastating an entire region. Swiss Solidary is calling for donations to finance humanitarian aid from NGOs on the ground. The Indonesian government today appealed for international aid after the massive earthquake followed by a tsunami that hit […]

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Helping the Fleeing Rohingya People: Swiss Solidarity Appeals for Donations

Photo © Keystone / AP/ Dar Yasin.

Geneva, Zürich, Lugano, 27.09.2017 — Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have fled violence in Myanmar and sought refuge in Bangladesh. The humanitarian situation in the reception camps has reached catastrophic proportions. Several partner NGOs have already dispatched emergency response teams to organise humanitarian assistance and handle the most urgent needs. To fund this assistance, Swiss Solidarity is launching a call for donations.

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Japan Platform Launches Assistance to Flood Victims in Sri Lanka

 Press Release Japan Platform to Launch the 2017 Assistance to Victims of the Sri Lanka Floods and Begin Calls for Donations – More than 680,000 disaster victims in need of emergency assistance – On June 6, Specified Nonprofit Corporation Japan Platform (hereafter referred to as JPF; Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo) decided to launch a program for victims […]

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Canada: 7 Aid Agencies Working Together to Fight Famine

The Humanitarian Coalition and its seven member agencies welcome the Government of Canada announcement that for every eligible donation made by individual Canadians to registered Canadian charities between March 17 and June 30, 2017, it will contribute an equivalent amount to the Famine Relief Fund. More than 20 million children, women and families in South […]

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Disasters Emergency Committee (DEC) Launches East Africa Crisis Appeal

15 March 2017 Media Contacts: 020 7387 0200 or 07930 999 014 (out of hours)  Donations can be made at www.dec.org.uk or by calling 0370 60 60 610  ** Spokespeople, recent photos and footage are available **  Leading UK aid agencies today [Wednesday 15 March] announced a joint fundraising appeal to help millions of people facing hunger in East Africa. More than […]

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Consortium 12-12 Launches “Famine 12-12” Appeal

14 March 2017 Consortium 12-12, EAA’s member in Belgium, launched an appeal for the victims of the famine in South Sudan and those in Yemen, Somalia and Nigeria who are threatened by extreme hunger. 20 million people, of whom 1.4 million are children, are suffering from severe malnutrition and are at risk. According to the United Nations, this is […]

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