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  From the United Nations
1999 Project Description: Emergency Assistance to Earthquake Disaster in Southern Xinjiang Autonomous Region, China
25/8/98 United Nations Helps Reduce Flood Casualties in China with Accurate Forecast
27/2/98 UN Workshops on Geomagnetic Technology to Forecast Earthquakes and Weather Disasters
31/7/97 United Nations Efforts Facilitate Early Warning of Several Destructive Earthquakes in China During April
29/1/97 First Conference on Integration of Public Administration and Science of Disasters Concludes in Beijing
   
  Articles
19/6/99 Disaster Warning All in the Clouds, AP report, in South China Morning Post (HK)
29/9/98 A dialogue in EOS, Transaction, American Geophysical Union

A Misuse of Public Funds: U.N. Support for Geomagnetic Forecasting of Earthquakes and Meteorological Disasters, in EOS vol. 79 no.39

28/4/98 Preparedness Cuts Loss, in China Daily Science
9/5/97 Meeting the Challenge of Imminent Earthquake Prediction, in Chinese Science News
13/9/96 China's Campaign to Predict Quakes, in Science vol.273 no.5281
1996 Geoelectric Signals in China and the Earthquake Generation Process, Jean J. Chu [1], Xietai Gui [2], Jingan Dai [2], Chris Marone [3], Marc W. Speigelman [4], Leonardo Seeber [4], and John G. Armbruster [4], J. Geophys. Res., vol.101, 13,869-13,882, 1996.
   
  Others
2001 Integrating public administration, science, and community action: a case of early-warning success in Qinglong County for the magnitude 7.8 Tangshan earthquake, Col, J.-M. & Chu, J. J., in Handbook of Crisis and Emergency Management (pp. 581-616), A. Farazmand (Ed.). Marcel Dekker, Inc., New York, NY, 2001.
1996 Guidelines on Capacity Building for Disaster Management (ST/TCD/SER.E/32), United Nations Department of Development Support and Management Service (UNDDSMS), New York, 1996.
26/7/96
Interview with Dr. Jeanne-Marie Col,on All Things Considered, National Public Radio

 
  [1] Inst. of Geology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing
[2] Center for Analysis and Prediction, State Seismological Bureau, Beijing
[3] Dept. of Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, MIT, Cambridge, MA
[4] Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory of Columbia University, Palisades, NY