Tsunami Relief

Former President George Bush shared his experiences from recent trip he made with former President Clinton to the areas damaged by the… read more

Former President George Bush shared his experiences from recent trip he made with former President Clinton to the areas damaged by the tsunami in Southeast Asia. During the program, titled “From Despair to Hope,” former President Bush narrated a slide show depicting flattened villages, reconstruction efforts and drawings by children impacted by the natural disaster. He was joined by a panel of men who accompanied him on the trip to Southern Asia: Douglas Hartwick, the U.S. State Department coordinator of the Tsunami Reconstruction Task Force; Tony Freemantle, a reporter for the Houston Chronicle; and Mark Ward, an expert on Asia for the U.S. Agency for International Development. Following his presentation they answered questions from the audience. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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  • Douglas A. Hartwick Ambassador United States->Laos
  • Mark S. Ward Deputy Assistant Administrator U.S. Agency for International Development->Asia and the Near East
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Tsunami Relief

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Program ID:
185769-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
College Station, Texas, United States
First Aired:
Mar 6, 2005
Last Aired:
Mar 8, 2005

Airing Details

  • Mar 06, 2005 | 1:44pm EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 07, 2005 | 10:03am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 08, 2005 | 8:50pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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