InterAction Members Support Japan Response

Subjects: Science & Health, Social Studies
Grade Level: All
Source: InterAction

On Friday, March 11 an 8.9 magnitude earthquake and resulting tsunami devastated parts of northern Japan. Reports indicate that over 10,000 people have lost their lives. Millions of people have been affected by the disaster.

Japan has a highly developed disaster response system and the Japanese Red Cross has over two million registered volunteers. InterAction member organizations are deploying response teams and have strong partnerships with civil society groups in Japan who are responding.

InterAction Members Support Japan Response

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