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Caring for the millions of homeless after the Sichuan earthquake is an urgent priority for volunteers. (L. Liu/UNV)
24 May 2008, 00:14
Earthquake Diary: 18 May by Liu Lei
Five days have passed since the horrible earthquake hit Sichuan province. By 08.10 on 19 May 2008, the death toll in Mian Yang municipality had risen to 11,874, and 67,579 people are wounded.  Read entry

More about: China  Emergency relief
Living conditions for survivors of the Sichuan earthquake are poor, and looking after their health is becoming a priority for volunteers. (L. Liu/UNV)
24 May 2008, 00:14
Earthquake Diary: 17 May by Liu Lei
On 12 May 2008 an earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale struck Sichuan province in south-western China. As the only UNV volunteer serving in Sichuan, I felt I had an obligation to contribute, so I volunteered to help the victims near my duty station.  Read entry

More about: China  Emergency relief
16 December 2005, 13:55
Children refugees help volunteers come together in Ukraine by Yana Salakhova
A party was organized for children refugees in Kyiv integration centre for refugees on 10 December, with the joint efforts of the volunteers of UNHCR and International Relief and Friendship Foundation in affiliation with Service For Peace and students of Kyiv universities. The UN Volunteers programme also supported this initiative.  Read entry
From: IVD 2005 Blog
More about: Ukraine

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