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Malawi Malawi

Flooding

Cameroon Cameroon

Conflict

Nepal Nepal

Earthquake

Chile Chile

Flooding and volcanic activity

On Boxing Day 2003 a huge earthquake flattened the ancient mudbrick city of Bam and destroyed around 70% of the surrounding modern city.  Estimates of the number of people killed range as high as 43,000 while thousands more were left homeless.  In late 2003 and early 2004, ShelterBox send 210 boxes to the area to assist the aid effort.

View images from Bam below:
 



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