Many of the countries affected by the earthquake and Tsunami on December 26, 2004 have set up hotlines for citizens and foreign nationals in the affected areas. 




Indonesia?s Department of Foreign Affairs has provided some useful contact numbers for Aceh and North Sumatra disaster relief.


National Coordinating Agency for Refugee and Disaster Relief


Tel:      +021-345-8400


Secretariat for the Disaster Relief Task Force


Tel:      +021-384-6633


Coordinating Ministry for People?s Welfare


Tel:      +021-345-3676



Local Disaster Relief Post ? Medan (North Sumatra)


Tel:      +081-190-2623

Tel:      +081-280-14096

Tel:      +081-291-0644

Tel:      +081-210-61669


Local Disaster Relief Post ? Halim Perdanakusuma Airforce (Jakarta)


Tel:      +081-181-0707

Tel:      +081-190-4398

Tel:      +081-210-12660

Tel:      +081-310-552-306


Operational Team for Disaster Relief in Aceh


Tel:      +081-183-3510