<ul><li>Natural disasters happen all over the world, regardless of location </li></ul><ul><li>Rising number of natural dis...
<ul><li>Loss of life plus injury of millions </li></ul><ul><li>Buildings and natural habitats destroyed </li></ul><ul><li>...
<ul><li>Organizations… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Provide relief aid </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Give counseling for victims </l...
<ul><li>In center of North-South earthquake belt </li></ul><ul><li>Sichuan resides on 2 major crustal plates </li></ul><ul...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y0R_YxcEcIA
<ul><li>“ Quality and up-to-date earthquake preparation education for elementary to middle school kids in rural Sichuan pu...
<ul><li>Prevent death & serious injury of innocent kids </li></ul><ul><li>Helps students be prepared </li></ul><ul><li>Not...
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jd21VrygAM http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v =69zGCc_6lW8
<ul><ul><li>Teaches students about earth sciences </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Belongs to University of Utah Seismograph Station...
<ul><li>Teaching K-12 students about the perils of natural disasters (earthquakes) </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporates into cur...
<ul><li>They take action to ensure Utah youth’s safety </li></ul><ul><li>Take responsibility in educating and raising awar...
<ul><li>During an Earthquake </li></ul>
<ul><li>Save lives </li></ul><ul><li>Prevent agonizing death or critical injury </li></ul><ul><li>Assuage lack of preparat...
<ul><li>Avoid death by earthquake </li></ul><ul><li>Understand importance of preparation/ education </li></ul>
<ul><li>Find and talk to organization working in rural Sichuan </li></ul><ul><li>Inquire about helping </li></ul><ul><li>P...
<ul><li>Research earthquake safety </li></ul><ul><li>Make </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Pamphlets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Bookl...
<ul><li>Raise money </li></ul><ul><li>Buy earthquake preparation handbooks </li></ul><ul><li>Mail to organization </li></ul>
<ul><li>Fundraising materials </li></ul><ul><li>Earthquake preparation books </li></ul><ul><li>AND/OR: </li></ul><ul><li>I...
<ul><li>Sent an email to World Vision </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Explained our mission </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Inquired abou...
<ul><li>Currently awaiting their reply </li></ul><ul><li>Researching earthquake safety procedures </li></ul><ul><li>Plan t...
<ul><li>Learn It Use It [LIUI] </li></ul><ul><li>Contains a lot of information including… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Action pla...
<ul><li>UNESCO Natural Disaster Reduction </li></ul><ul><li>China Earthquake Aid </li></ul><ul><li>Red Cross Society of Ch...
<ul><li>United Nations Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization program  </li></ul><ul><li>Study/try to mitigate man...
<ul><li>Non-profit organization  </li></ul><ul><li>Works to provide aid to victims of Sichuan earthquake  </li></ul><ul><l...
<ul><li>Humanitarian social relief organization   </li></ul><ul><li>Provide relief to disaster victims, refugees, wounded ...
<ul><li>Christian humanitarian organization focused on those in need around the world  </li></ul><ul><li>Have long-term pr...
<ul><li>Millions of innocent people die every year from earthquakes </li></ul><ul><li>Many are children like us </li></ul>...
<ul><li>Spread awareness!  </li></ul><ul><li>More awareness = better chance of survival </li></ul><ul><li>Not an easy task...
Think About It… <ul><li>Kids in rural Sichuan just like us, but without resources we have </li></ul><ul><li>Share inform-a...
<ul><li>Photos (in order of appearance) </li></ul><ul><li>http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3151/2489921376_2c31c63f5b.jpg </...
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    1. 2. <ul><li>Natural disasters happen all over the world, regardless of location </li></ul><ul><li>Rising number of natural disasters </li></ul><ul><li>Millions of people injured or killed </li></ul>
    2. 3. <ul><li>Loss of life plus injury of millions </li></ul><ul><li>Buildings and natural habitats destroyed </li></ul><ul><li>Setback in development </li></ul><ul><li>Hurts economy </li></ul>
    3. 4. <ul><li>Organizations… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Provide relief aid </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Give counseling for victims </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Raise awareness </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Study and develop new technology </li></ul></ul>
    4. 5. <ul><li>In center of North-South earthquake belt </li></ul><ul><li>Sichuan resides on 2 major crustal plates </li></ul><ul><li>Frequent earthquakes occur in Sichuan </li></ul><ul><li>In 2008, immense earthquake struck </li></ul><ul><ul><li>> 69,000 people died </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>7,000 schoolrooms destroyed </li></ul></ul>
    5. 6. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y0R_YxcEcIA
    6. 7. <ul><li>“ Quality and up-to-date earthquake preparation education for elementary to middle school kids in rural Sichuan public schools.” </li></ul>
    7. 8. <ul><li>Prevent death & serious injury of innocent kids </li></ul><ul><li>Helps students be prepared </li></ul><ul><li>Not many organizations already addressing this issue </li></ul>
    8. 9. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jd21VrygAM http:// www.youtube.com/watch?v =69zGCc_6lW8
    9. 10. <ul><ul><li>Teaches students about earth sciences </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Belongs to University of Utah Seismograph Stations and College of Mines and Earth Sciences </li></ul>
    10. 11. <ul><li>Teaching K-12 students about the perils of natural disasters (earthquakes) </li></ul><ul><li>Incorporates into curriculum </li></ul><ul><li>Partners with teachers </li></ul>
    11. 12. <ul><li>They take action to ensure Utah youth’s safety </li></ul><ul><li>Take responsibility in educating and raising awareness </li></ul><ul><li>Program is comprehensive and interactive </li></ul>
    12. 13. <ul><li>During an Earthquake </li></ul>
    13. 14. <ul><li>Save lives </li></ul><ul><li>Prevent agonizing death or critical injury </li></ul><ul><li>Assuage lack of preparation or prior knowledge </li></ul><ul><li>Reassure students and parents </li></ul><ul><li>Pandemonium less likely </li></ul>
    14. 15. <ul><li>Avoid death by earthquake </li></ul><ul><li>Understand importance of preparation/ education </li></ul>
    15. 16. <ul><li>Find and talk to organization working in rural Sichuan </li></ul><ul><li>Inquire about helping </li></ul><ul><li>Propose to create resources to prepare students </li></ul><ul><li>AND/OR: </li></ul><ul><li>Suggest fundraising and purchase of handbooks </li></ul>
    16. 17. <ul><li>Research earthquake safety </li></ul><ul><li>Make </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Pamphlets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Booklets </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Posters </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Mail to organization for delivery </li></ul>
    17. 18. <ul><li>Raise money </li></ul><ul><li>Buy earthquake preparation handbooks </li></ul><ul><li>Mail to organization </li></ul>
    18. 19. <ul><li>Fundraising materials </li></ul><ul><li>Earthquake preparation books </li></ul><ul><li>AND/OR: </li></ul><ul><li>Information about safety procedures </li></ul><ul><li>Poster/pamphlet materials </li></ul><ul><li>Chinese translator </li></ul>
    19. 20. <ul><li>Sent an email to World Vision </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Explained our mission </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Inquired about assisting with a project of theirs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Described ways we could contribute </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Praised their benevolent work </li></ul></ul>
    20. 21. <ul><li>Currently awaiting their reply </li></ul><ul><li>Researching earthquake safety procedures </li></ul><ul><li>Plan to start creating materials to send to Sichuan soon </li></ul>
    21. 22. <ul><li>Learn It Use It [LIUI] </li></ul><ul><li>Contains a lot of information including… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Action plan </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Long-term/short-term goals </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Case study </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Related organizations </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Photos </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Videos </li></ul></ul>
    22. 23. <ul><li>UNESCO Natural Disaster Reduction </li></ul><ul><li>China Earthquake Aid </li></ul><ul><li>Red Cross Society of China </li></ul><ul><li>World Vision </li></ul>
    23. 24. <ul><li>United Nations Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization program </li></ul><ul><li>Study/try to mitigate many types of natural disasters, ex. earthquakes </li></ul><ul><li>Describes how to help prevent/respond to them efficiently afterwards </li></ul>
    24. 25. <ul><li>Non-profit organization </li></ul><ul><li>Works to provide aid to victims of Sichuan earthquake </li></ul><ul><li>You can… </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Donate money </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Help raise awareness </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Participate in their projects by writing letters to children impacted by disaster </li></ul></ul>
    25. 26. <ul><li>Humanitarian social relief organization  </li></ul><ul><li>Provide relief to disaster victims, refugees, wounded soldiers in China and other countries </li></ul><ul><li>Collect donations for cause on website. </li></ul>
    26. 27. <ul><li>Christian humanitarian organization focused on those in need around the world </li></ul><ul><li>Have long-term project planned for rural communities </li></ul><ul><li>Help rebuild schools/homes/health clinics to allow citizens' lives continue normally </li></ul>
    27. 28. <ul><li>Millions of innocent people die every year from earthquakes </li></ul><ul><li>Many are children like us </li></ul><ul><li>No one deserves the immense feeling of grief and loss that follows these calamities </li></ul><ul><li>Huge setbacks for economic development </li></ul>
    28. 29. <ul><li>Spread awareness! </li></ul><ul><li>More awareness = better chance of survival </li></ul><ul><li>Not an easy task; we can't do it alone </li></ul><ul><li>Many other aspects of natural disasters that you can help out with </li></ul>
    29. 30. Think About It… <ul><li>Kids in rural Sichuan just like us, but without resources we have </li></ul><ul><li>Share inform-ation, save a life </li></ul><ul><li>Arm them with knowledge </li></ul>
    30. 31. <ul><li>Photos (in order of appearance) </li></ul><ul><li>http://farm4.static.flickr.com/3151/2489921376_2c31c63f5b.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.spiritualresearchfoundation.org/articles/id/spiritualresearch/spiritualscience/naturaldisasters </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.yelingyang.com/china/phohos/photo-gallery-of-terrible-earthquake-in-sichuan-ch.php </li></ul><ul><li>http://rcmi.files.wordpress.com/2008/05/705px-2008_sichuan_earthquake_map_no_labelssvg.png </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.yelingyang.com/china/phohos/photo-gallery-of-terrible-earthquake-in-sichuan-ch.php </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.yelingyang.com/china/phohos/photo-gallery-of-terrible-earthquake-in-sichuan-ch.php </li></ul><ul><li>http://media.monstersandcritics.com/galleries/1196326/0134298650085.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>By Mengxin </li></ul><ul><li>www.quake.utah.edu </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.seis.utah.edu/edservices/EES/EES.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://travelerfolio.com/travelerfolio/photos/wenchuan_candles_earthquake1.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://farm2.static.flickr.com/1172/541391344_19ddac717b.jpg?v=0 </li></ul><ul><li>http://wikis.historymatrix.net/wikispaces.png </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nationalfamilyweek.org/2008/Images/Get_Involved.png </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.hyperteach.co.za/Images/unesco_logo_en.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.chinaearthquakeaid.org/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://pic.nipic.com/2008-05-30/200853095726933_2.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.unisa.edu.au/hawkecentre/images/Logos/Wvlogo-c.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://lawyerist.com/lawyerist/wp-content/uploads/2008/08/email-envelope-230-new.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.pge.com/includes/images/myhome/edusafety/naturaldisaster/emergencykitv01pho.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/26599733@N04/2495198460/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.stuff.co.nz/images/723532.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.flickr.com/photos/sakuralove/2504524783/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://initiativesforchina.org/wp-content/uploads/2008/09/crying650.jpg </li></ul><ul><li>Information </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.who.int/hac/techguidance/ems/earthquakes/en/index.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.drgeorgepc.com/Earthquake2008ChinaSichuan.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://english.caijing.com.cn/2008-05-28/100061879.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://mceer.buffalo.edu/infoservice/disasters/china-earthquake-sichuan.asp </li></ul><ul><li>http:// www.seis.utah.edu/edservices/EES/EES.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nytimes.com/2008/11/22/world/asia/22quake.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2008-06/06/content_8323191.htm </li></ul><ul><li>http://english.peopledaily.com.cn/90001/90781/90879/6562425.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.maps-of-china.com/sichuan-s-ow.shtml </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.fema.gov/hazard/earthquake/eq_during.shtm </li></ul>

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