Project ID: 38650

Chinese youth volunteer team assists with tsunami clean-up

Summary

Funding agency [Type]

Unspecified Chinese Government Institution [Government Agency]

Recipient

Thailand

Sector

Emergency response (Code: 720)

Flow type

Free-standing technical assistance

Concessional

Yes

Category

Intent

Development (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Commercial

Development

Representational

Mixed

Financial Flow Classification

ODA-like (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Official Development Assistance

Other Official Flows

Vague (Official Finance)

Flows categorized based on OECD-DAC guidelines

Project lifecycle

Status

Completion (The next section lists the possible statuses.)

Pledge

Commitment

Implementation

Completion

Suspended

Cancelled

Milestones

Commitment year

2005

Completion

2005

2005-03-09

Actual

Description

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.

Additional details

To see projects linked to the total $63 million contributed to Tsunami Relief from China, view projects linked to resource #41811.

Number of official sources

0

Number of unofficial sources

4

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Details

Cofinanced

No

Receiving agencies [Type]

Government of Thailand [Government Agency]