The Government’s condolence message on the passing of Gino Strada, founder of ‘Emergency’
13 Agosto 2021
It is with deep sadness that President of the Council of Ministers Mario Draghi has learned of the passing of Gino Strada. He spent his entire life helping the most vulnerable, always working with professionalism, courage and humanity in some of the world’s most difficult places. The Italian NGO ‘Emergency’, which he founded together with his wife Teresa, represents his moral and professional legacy. The Government offers its heartfelt condolences to his daughter Cecilia, to all those who were close to him and to his colleagues at Emergency.