RedR Australia relieves suffering in disasters by selecting, training and providing competent and committed personnel to humanitarian relief agencies worldwide
RedR pledging support for emergency response in Nepal
On the 25th of April 2015, a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal north-west of the capital of Kathmandu. A 7.3 magnitude earthquake struck two weeks later on the 12th of May.
As of the 2nd of June, over 2.8 million people are in need of humanitarian assistance, with 864,000 people living in hard to reach areas.
500,000 homes have been destroyed and 279,000 home have been damaged. The two earthquakes have killed over 8,000 people and injured thousands.
1.8 million people have received much needed food assistance throughout 7 districts. 762,000 people have emergency shelter and are recipients of non-food items.
RedR Australia is currently running a Nepal Earthquake Emergency Appeal. All money raised will support RedR's emergency response.
Please DONATE to our appeal.