Central Italy hit by Earthquake: Support local communities and NGOs on the ground!
Here a summary from BBC News website:
- Rescue teams in central Italy are searching for survivors of an earthquake that has devastated several towns and villages in a mountainous region
- More than 80 people have been killed in the provinces of Umbria, Lazio and Marche
- Quake hits at 03:36 (01:36 GMT), 76km (47 miles) south-east of the city of Perugia, at a shallow depth of 10km (six miles)
- Quake epicentre is Norcia, near Perugia in mountainous central Italy but tremors felt in Rome
- One hundred and fifty people are missing in the village of Accumoli alone