[Owasp-leaders] Help and Pray for Nepal

Eoin Keary eoin.keary at owasp.org
Thu Apr 30 16:50:40 UTC 2015


I'd suggest the foundation donate €10,000 to the Red Cross. I'm sure from memory the foundation has the funds.
Who's with me!!??

Eoin Keary
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> On 29 Apr 2015, at 17:47, Riotaro OKADA <riotaro.okada at owasp.org> wrote:
> 
> Hello Leaders,
> 
> The Nepal chapter lead Gaurab Raj Pant has contacted me today,
> and told me their situation.
> 
> ================================
> As I’m sure you already know, a devastating 7.6 Richter scale
> earthquake hit Nepal on the 25th April 2015, at 11: 58 AM, destroying
> many historical landmarks, houses, roads and killing approx. 3725
> people in 48 of 75 districts in Nepal while the death toll still
> continues to rise.
> 
> Continued tremors are still being felt, meaning everyone is out on the
> open area where ever they can find. Should tremors continue (which has
> stopped for the last few hours) and if people are out like this, we
> are likely to see huge challenge of basic supplies like water and also
> major public health disaster. If tremors stop and people can go to
> their homes and their life, Kathmandu, for the most part, should be
> fine. Outside Kathmandu, the situation is severe. Thousands are now
> homeless, have lost all supplies to the quakes, students have passed
> away, and community members continue to cry out for help but to no
> avail. From what we have seen in our attempt to provide relief, there
> has been no effort from the government or other agencies in rural
> Nepal.
> 
> Please help Nepalese.
> ================================
> 
> And he and his family are safe so far, but living at tents in open space.
> People need Medical, Tents, Cloths, water purifier continuously, though
> Red Cross has fed these. As for chapter members, some could be
> connected safe but still some are not still connected, Gaurab said.
> 
> I do not have enough information to help them but I strongly encourage
> all of you chapter leads to find how to help Nepal's people and society
> from various ways.
> 
> Thanks,
> 
> Rio
> 
> -- 
> Riotaro OKADA
> OWASP Japan Chapter
> Leader
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