Plan International has implemented its emergency response in ChinaÃÂ¢ÃÂÃÂs quake affected Sichuan province following a 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit Lushan County of Ya’an City area. At least 196 people died and and 13,484 people were injured. More than 2.31 million people have been affected by the disaster.
Plan China has distributed relief goods to schools and communities in the affected areas and has put into action a recovery programme that will focus on helping children get back to normal life, return to school and recover their sense of well being. Plan has provided tents to Shang Li Township Central School for use as temporary classrooms while repair work on the main building is carried out.