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Sichuan earthquake one year report - May 2009

INTRODUCTION One year ago, on 12 May 2008, a massive earthquake measuring 8.0 on the Richter scale struck Sichuan Province's Wenchuan County. More than 120 million people in Sichuan and the adjoining...

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China: New clothes for Panzihua quake victims

Shortly before Chinese New Year, Amity distributed new winter clothes, warm underwear and shoes to people in Panzhihua, Sichuan. Panzhihua is a major industrial city in the south of the province. The...

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East Asia: Appeal No. MAA54001 Programme Update No. 2

This report covers the period 1 July 2008 to 31 December 2008. In brief Programmes summary: The International Federation's East Asia regional office serves to support and build capacities within the...

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OCHA Natural Disaster Bulletin No. 9 - November 2008

ASSISTANT-SECRETARY-GENERAL AND DEPUTY EMERGENCY RELIEF COORDINATOR - CATHERINE BRAGG On 13 September 2007, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Kimoon appointed Catherine Bragg of Canada as...

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China's quake-hit Sichuan to invest 3 trln yuan by 2010

BEIJING, Nov 21, 2008 (Xinhua via COMTEX News Network) -- Authorities in quake-hit Sichuan Province in southwest China plan to invest at least 3 trillion yuan (441 billion U.S. dollars) for...

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China: Plan 2009 - 2010 (MAACN001)

Executive summary The People's Republic of China, with a population of 1.3 billion people, is by far the most populous country in the world, and has both one of the most dynamic and fastest growing...

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China: Sichuan to introduce 600 bln yuan for reconstruction

CHENGDU, Oct 27, 2008 (Xinhua via COMTEX News Network) -- Southwest China's Sichuan Province plans to introduce 600 billion yuan worth of investment for reconstruction work in quake-stricken areas. ...

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China: Needs arise from another earthquake

Mercy Corps' emergency team in China's Sichuan Province is delivering aid to survivors of a recent earthquake, while maintaining its programs for those displaced by May's deadly tremor. We are...

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China: Earthquake death toll rises to 40

The death toll in Saturday's 6.1-magnitude earthquake in Sichuan and Yunnan provinces has risen to 40 and 675 people were injured, local authorities said. Huili county in the Liangshan Yi autonomous...

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China: Oxfam's response on the earthquake in Panzhihua, Sichuan

HONG KONG: An earthquake measuring 6.1 on the Richter Scale hit Panzhihua in southwest Sichuan on Saturday, 30 August. Parts of Yunnan Province, which borders Sichuan, were also affected. According...

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Death toll rises to 38 in SW China earthquake

HUILI, Sichuan, Sep 01, 2008 (Xinhua via COMTEX News Network) -- The death toll in Saturday's 6.1-magnitude quake in Sichuan and Yunnan has risen to 38, according to local authorities. Huili County,...

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8,000 soldiers deployed for China quake rescue

China has deployed more than 8,000 soldiers and military reservists to help search and rescue efforts in the south-west after an earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 killed 38 people. The weekend quake...

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