Disaster relief projects

Natural disasters, such as earthquakes and tsunamis, change the lives of those affected in an instant.. The Katarina Witt Foundation offers fast, non-bureaucratic aid. It funds emergency medical treatment, provides walking aids and wheelchairs, and sees to it that severely disabled children who have lost their mobility get long-term medical assistance.

Haiti: Hilfe für verletzte, traumatisierte Kinder

zerstörte Häuser, Trümmer, 300.000 Tote und Millionen Obdachlose – nach dem verheerenden Erdbeben in Haiti herrschten lange vollkommene Verwüstung und unvorstellbares Leid! Die Kinder von Haiti brauchten jede Hilfe. 

Disaster relief in China and Burma

At present, no words can describe the desperation of children in china and Burma after the hurricane and earthquake disasters leaves. Together with our partners on site, we are taking care of children who are severely injured. 

Disaster relief for tsunami victims from Banda Aceh

The tsunami crushed the limbs of eleven-year-old Dedek from Indonesia. Thanks to the commitment of the Katarina Witt foundation, the young boy received an electric prosthetic which must be regularly fitted or replaced. Lesen Sie mehr über Tsunamiopfer Dedek

  • Medical aid Worldwide

    Hilfsprojekte weltweit für Landminenopfer

    Landmine victims

    Children become maimed due to landmines.

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