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When: The 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake (great SumatraAndaman earthquake) was an
undersea earthquake that happened on December 26, 2004

Where: It's epicentre was off the west coast of Sumatra, Indonesia. It effected many
countries across asia including Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, India, Thialand, and The
maldives.

Cause: An estimated 1,600…

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Aid given: A great deal of aid was needed because of widespread damage. Epidemics
were of special concern due to the high population density and tropical climate of the
affected areas. The main concern was to provide sanitation facilities and fresh drinking
water to contain the spread of diseases such…

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