The sanitary emergency created by the novel coronavirus is posing a number of challenges in many countries and in many communities.
Here you can find a few suggestions on how to support the efforts of Italy and South Africa in tackling the pandemic.
Donations aimed at tackling the emergency in Italy
By donating at the following bank account you can support the efforts of our Civil Protection and our healthcare professionals:
Bank: Banca Intesa Sanpaolo Spa
Branch: Via del Corso, 226 – Roma
Account name: Pres. Cons. Min. Dip. Prot. Civ.
Donations in support of Italian nationals in South Africa in distress
The Comites of Johannesburg, Pretoria and Cape Town, with the support of the Italian Embassy in Pretoria, the Consulate Generale inJohannesburg and Consulate in Cape Town, have launched a fundraising initiative in support of Italians living in South Africa who are in a situation of distress due to COVID-19. Further information on the initiative can be found here.
Should you wish to do so, you can donate at the following bank account:
Bank: Standard Bank of South Africa
Branch code: Rosebank 4305
Account holder: The President of Com.It.Es.
Account number: 00 181 328 5
Reference: Conto Comunitario Emergenza Covid-19
Donations for South Africa
The South African government has established a Solidarity Fund, in order to channel the support of the civil society at large towards the efforts of the healthcare system against the novel coronavorus and in order to support the most vulnerable communities in these tryong times.
Should you wish to make a contribution, please visit the website https://www.solidarityfund.co.za
Should you wish to make a donation in kind, please visit the porta of the DTIC https://donationportal.thedti.gov.za
Thank you for your generosity!