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BanklessDAO Turkey Disaster Relief Fund
Turkey hit by a massive earthquakeSouth-eastern Turkey got struck by a very powerful earthquake at 4:00AM UTC on February 6, which is recorded as the worst disaster to have affected the country since 1939.The earthquake hit with a massive magnitude of 7.8 at a depth of 18 km affecting 10 Turkish cities (Kahramanmaraş, Kilis, Diyarbakır, Adana, Osmaniye, Gaziantep, Şanlıurfa, Adıyaman, Malatya, Hatay). The tremor was also felt in neighboring countries including northern Syria, Cyprus, Lebanon, and Israel. In the course of the following hours, there were several aftershocks with the most severe of them having a magnitude of 6.7. About 9 hours later, a second large earthquake of 7.7 magnitude occurred in the already shaken region at a depth of 2 km raising the death toll.As of February 6 2023, according to the official figures, 2379 people died, another 14483 got injured, and 6217 buildings collapsed. At least 968 people were also reported dead in Syria. Numbers are increasing by the hour. Anadolu Agency News : Erturk/Anadolu Agency/Getty ImagesA number of NGOs and rescue teams have been sent to the region along with their dogs, trucks and aid, to help thousands left homeless and those trapped under rubble. These people are now also struggling with extremely severe weather conditions with temperatures in some areas expected to fall to near freezing overnight. Aydin Arik//Anadolu/Anadolu Agency/Getty ImagesThere are also animals trapped under rubbles waiting to be rescued. %20 of the raised fund will be allocated to animal aid organizations.This donation aims to provide the aid needed by thousands of people left homeless, and animals alike.The aid will primarily target the needs for shelter, food, hygiene and healthcare products.SHORT-TERM ROADMAPContact municipalitiesStart Giveth projectLearn the ropes of supply chainJoin the supply chainBuy the items list gathered from official sourcesSend the items to ground teamsThe roadmap will be updated in the updates section of this project as the needs of the victims will change in the longer term.The List of Supplies Needed:Distributed by municipalities (en) (for animals) (en)List Translated in English:TentsPortable ToiletsHeatersBlankets, sleeping bagsPillowsNon-perishable foodPowerbank, portable chargerExtention cableFirst-aid kitsBaby formulaDiapersClean baby clothesClean clothes in generalBoots and jacketsScarves, gloves, socksElectric generators, fuel, solarBottled waterHygiene productsPet carrier boxesPet canned foodBandages, cleanersThis is a non-exclusive list that only covers the supplies needed immediately. Thousands of people lost their homes. They will need support for an unforeseeable time ahead of us.Usage of FundsThe fund will use a Safe wallet with 3/5 policy. At least 3 of the 5 seven signers should confirm the transaction before it can take place.%80 of the funds will be directed to aid for humans, and %20 to aid for animals.We will direct our efforts to supplying to municipalities since they are giving out accurate and reliable information and have a system in place to double your contributions from their funds.Follow Multi-Sig TransactionsInvoices DatabaseBanklessDAO Turkish YoutubeBanklessDAO Turkish TwitterSigners : Jengajojo: BanklessDAO International Media Nodes Project Coordinatorraybankless : BanklessDAO Turkish Media Node Coordinatorilk.eth: BanklessDAO Turkish Media Node ContributorMinaHasNoIdea : BanklessDAO International Media 0xBaer : BanklessDAO Malayalam Media Node Coordinator
Raised: $58,470.152


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