Updates

Your gateway to all content to date. Search and/or drill down with filters to narrow down the content.

3 entries found
Sort by: Latest |Relevance
13 Nov 2009 description
  1. The Government of the Republic of Korea has decided to provide emergency relief supplies worth 100,000 dollars to El Salvador, where hurricane "Ida" has caused enormous loss of human life, to support its recovery efforts and join the international community in its humanitarian assistance activities.

    * As of November 10, hurricane "Ida" has left 144 people dead, 60 missing, and about 13,000 homeless, while flooding 1,800 houses, destroying 18 bridges, and submerging 12,000 hectares of farmland.

    2.

30 Sep 2009 description
  1. With regard to massive loss of life in the Philippines caused by typhoon "Ondoy" on September 26-27, President Lee Myung-bak has sent a telegram of condolence to President Arroyo, and the Government of the Republic of Korea has decided to provide emergency relief supplies worth 300,000 dollars to join the international community in its humanitarian assistance activities.

    ? The amount of rainfall was recorded at 455mm in Metro Manila and surrounding areas on September 26, the highest in 40 years.

07 May 2009 description
  1. In order to actively participate in the efforts of the international community on the reconstruction of Afghanistan, the Korean government has decided to send equipments such as motorcycles and ambulances, and to further extend the activities of the current Medical and Vocational Training Team.

    2. Since its inception in July 2008, the Korean Medical and Vocational Training Team in Afghanistan has successfully carried out its mission of providing necessary services to the local people within the Bagram Airbase.