Wenchuan Earthquake, ten years on: Building back stronger

Photo:Mara Warwick/World Bank It’s been ten years since the Wenchuan Earthquake struck China, leaving an everlasting scar on ravaged land, but also revealing the strong and unyielding will of the Chinese people. On May 12, 2008, the shaking of the Longmenshan seismic belt shattered Wenchuan’s beautiful rivers and mountains and sent shock waves throughout the world. As one of the deadliest e...