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Emergency response

Floods in the Western Cape, South Africa

Over 120 residents in Macassar have vacated their properties after heavy rains left many homes damaged

Deadly floods in Western Cape force families to flee their homes

Disaster overview

Two people have been killed and over 1,000 have been forced to flee their homes in parts of the Western Cape Province, due to flooding. The region, including the West Coast, the Winelands and the Overberg, has been hit by four cold fronts in a week and the Western Cape Disaster Management Centre have warned that another cold front is expected.

Residents queue at a soup kitchen in the Strand where we are providing food

Western Cape, South Africa

We have been working with our partners to provide food to about 1,000 people at a soup kitchen and have distributed 132 food parcels in the Strand – one of the worst-hit areas - that will see families through the next two weeks.

Your donation will help provide:

  • Shelter
  • Blankets
  • Mattresses
  • Food
  • Baby food
  • Animal food
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Donations via bank transfer can be made directly to :

Bank: Standard Bank
Account Name: ForAfrika - Donations
Account Type: Current
Account Number: 02162-7045
Branch Code: 018005 (051001 for electronic payments)
Swift Code: SBZA ZA JJ

Please use your full name and FWC23 as your reference.
Proof of payments can be sent to [email protected]