Chinese youth volunteer team assists with tsunami clean-up
Funding agency [Type]
Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]
Emergency response (Code: 720)
Free-standing technical assistance
On February 25, 2005, 18 Chinese youth volunteers arrived in Phuket Island, Thailand to clean the coral reefs and salvaging the ship wreckage. In 10 days, the team salvaged 29 boats and ships, and cleaned out over 20 tons of trash. The volunteers returned to China on March 9.
To see projects linked to the total $63 million contributed to Tsunami Relief from China, view projects linked to resource #41811.
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Receiving agencies [Type]
Government of Thailand [Government Agency]