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Dec 12, 2016 EC Ecuador
Destruction in Chamanga, Manabi, Ecuador October 12, 2016


On April 16, 2016, a magnitude 7.8 earthquake destroyed much of Manabí, Ecuador. The death toll was more than 600, with nearly 13,000 injured. Additionally, more than 26,000 people were forced into shelters or tent communities after losing their homes. But only weeks after the devastating disaster, Fundación ESPOIR had already sprung into action.



The newly homeless were sheltered in tents donated by the Chinese government... Continue Reading >>
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