Super Typhoon Haiyan hit and devastated the Philippine provinces of Leyte, Samar, northern Iloilo and surrounding areas on November 8, 2013. Amity Foundation is working with the local organization Kaisa on a baseline assessment of the disaster and plans to help with the emergency relief in northern Iloilo.
Why do Chinese students find English so difficult to learn? This is a question jointly explored by HK experts and some Hunan English teachers. The Summer Teacher Development Program took place during 18 – 25 July 2013 in Chenzhou, Hunan, with 168 teachers from Pilot and non-pilot schools participating.
With its 10th anniversary Amity's conference on SigAm bilingual deaf education projects reached a temporal milestone. Participant spoke out to continue the fruitful work of research, exchange and cooperation between scholars, authorities and special education teachers.
Experience China in a unique way by joining the Amity Easter Tour 2014 on 17-25 April. Besides visiting famous sightseeing places and Christian communities in Beijing the tour leads to Guizhou where participants can experience Amity’s development work.
On 22 July 2013, a series of earthquakes shook Dingxi, Gansu Province, northwest China. The first quake struck at 07:54 China Standard Time (CST), with the epicenter located at the border of Min County and Zhang County.