Taiwan (China): Earthquake - Oct 1999
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- ECOSOC: Strengthening of the coordination of emergency humanitarian assistance of the United Nations: Report of the Secretary-General (A/55/82 - S/2000/61). 30 May 2000
- Govt. Japan: Emergency Assistance (Provision of Temporary Housing) for Earthquake Afflicted in Taiwan. 10 Dec 1999
- OCHA: China - Earthquake OCHA Situation Report No. 1. 22 Oct 1999
- CWS: Another quake hits Taiwan. 25 Oct 1999
A/55/82 - S/2000/61
On December 10 (Fri), the Government of Japan decided to extend emergency assistance of about 62 million yen to two NGOs (Shanti Volunteer Association and World Vision Japan), which are engaged in supporting those who lost their houses in the earthquake in Taiwan.
TAIWAN -- Another earthquake rocked Taiwan on Oct. 22, causing building damage, power outages, and injuring approximately 200 people. Last week's tremor added to the destruction already faced by many Taiwanese. In ongoing efforts, CWS, in partnership with the Presbyterian Church of Taiwan (PCT), is providing outreach, aid, and pastoral care in the three worst affected counties, and is helping to provide temporary housing. Over the next four years, CWS will be assisting PCT in the construction of 200 homes.
China - Earthquake
OCHA Situation Report No. 1