Asian Disaster Response: VSO fielded 30,000 inquiries

VSO fielded 30,000 inquiries in the week after the tsunami, but it said only skilled relief workers were required in the immediate aftermath. People were asked to give money instead. But Oxfam issued a plea for 10,000 shop volunteers to handle donations.

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