Help Türkiye Struck by 7.8-Magnitude Earthquake
Emergency Relief Update
Good Neighbors has dispatched an emergency response team and is providing $1 million worth of emergency relief to those suffering from the sudden earthquake in Turkey and Syrian residents. Following the dispatch of Good Neighbors' emergency relief team, the following activities are underway, and the recovery status of Turkey and Syria will be shared through continuous status updates.
- Situation analysis through local investigations
- On-site investigations are being conducted in Kahramanmaras, Gaziantep, Adana, Kilis, and Antakya.
- Progress is being made in delivering relief supplies in cooperation with local organizations.
On-site emergency relief activities (first stage)
First, emergency food, water, hygiene supplies, and other emergency supplies were provided, including blankets, sleeping bags, and tents, as needed on-site, focusing on temporary shelters.
1. Distributed 1,000 kits in the Kahramanmaras region.
2. Purchased relief supplies through Istanbul and delivered them to affected areas.
3. Distributed 6,918 tarpaulins (45m) and 20 tents (42sqm10 and 45sqm*10) from UNHRD.
4. 8 tons of tents were transported through the movement of a military tank worth 150,000 USD (received by the Turkish government).
Participated in meetings through UN coordination.
1.In Turkey: Collaboration with relief organizations through government-led initiatives.
2. In Syria: Participation in activities coordinated by UNOCHA and other UN-related organizations.
In addition to emergency relief supplies, we plan to carry out psychosocial support programs to help children and residents in affected areas regain their psychological stability. We plan to establish Child-Friendly Spaces (CFS) and implement PTSD early intervention programs to continue our efforts for children in Turkey and Syria who have lost their daily lives due to the sudden earthquake. We ask for your continued interest and support.
Korean Presbyterian church of Denver KPCD | $3,000
Korean Presbyterian Church of Denver
SEUNG MIN AN | $1,000
We pray for Turkiye and Syria and share the love of God with those in need from Westway Community Church
Jung-In | $100
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