LOCAL Tips for donating to Indonesian tsunami relief effort Following large international disaster many people want to help, but may not know the best way to do so. Try using a charity watchdog website to make sure donations go to the best place. The eastern Indonesian island of Sulawesi was hit with a 7. More than 1, people have been confirmed killed. In most cases, donating money is the most efficient way to help in a disaster, according to experts. Sending goods like food and water comes with risks and sometimes makes it harder to reach the people who need it.
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Indonesia Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Posted on October 01, CharityWatch announces a list of highly efficient and accountable charities involved in efforts to provide emergency relief and humanitarian assistance to earthquake victims in Indonesia. As of Monday night, the death toll reached over 1, people and is expected to continue to climb as rescuers dig through rubble and reach inaccessible areas. Thousands of homes, hotels, shopping centers, hospitals, and other public facilities were damaged. Relief efforts are underway as international aid agencies navigate badly damaged roads and landslide-prone areas. Clean drinking water is an immediate need for the people of Palu, where the water supply has turned turbid. Posted August 9, The Indonesian island of Lombok has been shaken by three massive earthquakes in more than a week.
Sulawesi tsunami and earthquakes.
And the more we can do, and the quicker we can do it, the more lives we can save," Delson continued. But a lot more people are going to die from being homeless and the problems with the water and diseases. In the aftermath, the death toll in southern Asia has climbed to more than 52,, according to CBS News. The United Nations has estimated that at least a third of the dead were children.
The links below will lead you to information on these organisations and their work. Latest News: Sulawesi tsunami and earthquakes. Click the 'Disaster Appeal' button above to contribute to our ongoing help for those whose lives were devastated by this tsunami. This initial help provided food, hygiene kits, kitchen utensils, trauma healing for children and health training. See a video of the aid distribution and health training on the Other Areas page.