Albania was hit by a powerful earthquake, on 26 November 2019, that left 51 victims, thousands of injured and many buildings collapsed.
Many families were left homeless by the strong quake and many others left their damaged houses and are momentarily housed in tents, hotels or other cities.
Humanitarian aid has arrived since the first day of the tragedy, from Kosovo, North Macedonia, Greece, Turkey, Italy, Switzerland and other countries. Many individuals have donated large sums of money for the affected areas and families, including renowned Albanian personalities that live abroad such as Bebe Rexha, Rita Ora, etc.
The damage in the affected areas in Tirana, Durrës, Thumanë, Lac, Kurbin etc, are being evaluated by the specialists and engineers.
The government has set up a page for whoever wished to donate for the affected areas and families, in order to normalize the situation as soon as possible.