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  • Location of Relief:Bam, Iran
  • Crisis:External displaced people (EDP)
  • Date of Relief:1 Dec 2011
  • Nature of Relief:Earthquake

A powerful earthquake struck in the early hours of Boxing Day in the historic city of Bam, southern Iran and killed over 30,000 children and practically flattened the city.

ACROSS responded with by a food distribution project over 3 months anchored by Dr Michael Lim and his wife Bee Yong.