China: MSF Responds to the Earthquake in Sichuan Province

One year ago, on the 12th of May 2008, a magnitude 7.9 earthquake hit Sichuan province.The reconstruction effort has been underway, but some of the buildings still remain completely destroyed or damaged in Leigu, Beichuan County.
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An MSF team working at an HIV/AIDS project in Nanning was called to respond immediately to the May 12 earthquake in Sichuan province. Here, an MSF field coordinator describes what he saw and how MSF helped survivors.