Overseas Cash Assistance 2016

Report
from Turkish Red Crescent Society
Published on 31 Dec 2016

Ethiopia

Transmitted to us through the Turkish Ministry of Foreign affairs on 06.29.2016, 20,000.00.-USD were transferred to the bank account of the Supreme Council of the Ethiopian Islamic Affairs, amid its request for financial support to Iftar programmes.

Guinea-Bissau

Referring to the Guinea-Bissau Honorary Consulates request to send food aid to people in need, on 06.29.2016 20,000.00-USD’s were transferred to the Guinea-Bissau Honorary Consulate of Islamic Art and Culture Research Centre’s bank account.

Ecuador

Within the scope of the disaster response regarding the 7.8 magnitude earthquake on 04.16.2016, the TRC sent 20,000-USD’s in cash to the Ecuador Red Cross.

Georgia

Responding to requests for financial support covering surgery for a 4 year old Georgian child Nikoloz Chkadua from the Georgian Red Cross, 10.000.00-USD were endorsed to the bank accounts of the Georgian Red Cross. The surgery will take place in İstanbul Acibadem Hospital.

Italy

On 08.24.2016, approximately 76 km south of the Perugia, Italy an earthquake scaling at 6.2 magnitude caused devastation. The TRC provided 20.000,00 Euro’s of financial support to the Italian Red Cross.