Hao Shanli

FEMACH2 

U.S.-China Cooperation on Disaster Management Training

September 23, 2015

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Two-man search teams enter a darkened classroom to look for survivors. They work in pairs, systematically exploring the jumble of overturned desks and chairs. In a corner of the room, Dominic Marzano and Wilson Lee are watching closely.

SichuanEarthquake 

China’s NGOs Essential to Disaster Preparedness

January 8, 2014

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According to latest Ministry of Civil Affairs estimates, natural disasters in China last year killed 1,851 people, left 433 missing, and affected some 390 million people across the country. Indeed, China is one of the most vulnerable countries to natural disasters – on May 12, 2008, a magnitude 8.0 earthquake hit Wenchuan City…