Pakistan: Earthquake - Oct 2008
Rome, November 3, 2008 - "The Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs through the Directorate General for Cooperation and Development has contributed with a financial amount of 250.000 euro to ICRC in response to the needs identified in Pakistan hit by the Earthquake in Baluchistan.
The contribution will cover needs identified by ICRC, following the "ICRC Preliminary Appeal Pakistan Earthquakes in Baluchistan: Stepping up PRCS/ICRC response".
POC: Alessandro Pirrone - MoFA Rome - Emergency Office on +39 3691 8153
Rome, 31 October 2008 - Acting on instructions from the Minister for Foreign Affairs, Franco Frattini, the Ministry has arranged an emergency contribution of 150,000 euros for the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies.