Solidarity with Altena’s flood victims
Edited on19 July 2021
Following the unprecedented floods, URBACT affirms solidarity with city friend Altena.
Record rainfall has caused widespread flooding across Western Europe, with some areas suffering the worst devastation in decades. Hundreds have died or remain unaccounted for.
in Western Germany, the city of Altena, was very badly affected. The URBACT Secretariat and Partner cities want to affirm their solidarity at its time of need.
Interested to support Altena directly? The Municipality has set up a donation account:
- Stadt Altena
- IBAN: DE67 4585 1020 0072 7579 33
- Swift-Bic: Weladed1PLB
- Purpose: Hochwasser 2021
Photo: Landslide near the fire brigade in Altena. Markus Klümper/dpa
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