Bohol Earthquake, Philippines Oct 2013

The Bohol earthquake was recorded at 7.2. It affected the whole Central Visayas region, particularly Bohol and Cebu.

According to official reports 222 were reported dead, 8 were missing, and 976 people were injured.

In all, more than 73,000 structures were damaged, of which more than 14,500 were totally destroyed. 

IODR donated £5000 to a local housing relief project to help reconstruct the lives of those affected by the quake in the longer term as well as providing £3,000 through emergency shelter boxes.