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Baan Nam Khem: A resilient fishing community in Thailand

22 Dec 2014

Baan Nam Khem, a small fishing village on Thailand’s Phang Nga coast, lost more than half of its population of some 5,000 people when the tsunami struck in 2004.  Out of its approximately 1,500 houses, only 49 remained after the waves had ebbed, and nearly 50 percent of all Thai nationals killemore