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SurfAid International

SurfAid is collecting donations for the disaster relief project focused on the island of Nias, in addition to our current projects in the Mentawai Islands.

Emphasizing disease prevention and injury/illness treatment. SurfAid's medical team comprising of doctors, nurses, and other medical specialists are mobilized in Nias and are currently providing immediate, direct medical relief, as well as providing an intensive healthcare program in the Mentawais.

Blogs role on Tsunami Disaster

Find a research and analysis on the role that blogs have taken during the Tsunami Crisis here: An Analytical World View - Tsunami Crisis - by BlogPulse

Quotes:
....The world watched in horror and awe on Dec. 26, 2004 as an earthquake and tsunami devastated wide areas of Southern Asia. As neighboring nations and relief agencies began organizing to help, so did another group of people: bloggers. Unlimited by geography and powered by easy blog-publishing tools, bloggers quickly sprang into action to provide information that was otherwise impossible or extremely difficult to find or disseminate....

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