Current world crisis news from CMAT

Canada – Magnitude-6.7 quake recorded off Vancouver Island

Friday, September 9, 2011 – VICTORIA — A magnitude-6.7 earthquake has struck off the coast of Vancouver Island. The United States Geological Survey recorded the quake at 12:41 p.m. local time. A map on the geological survey’s website puts the epicentre just off the west coast of Vancouver Island, south of Port Hardy. The quake was recorded at a […]

Italy: Worst quake in 30 years strikes the city of L’Aquila.

Monday, April 6, 2009 – Toronto: CMAT continues to monitor the progress of Italian search and rescue teams after an earthquake of magnitude 6.3 and depth 10km struck the highly populated area in the Abruzzi Province of Central Italy. (Population: 1.2 million). The earthquake, centred 7km from the city of L’Aquila, approximately 120 km northeast of […]

CMAT Financial Statements

Click here to review: CMAT has been a registered Canadian charity since July 2008. Canadian Charitable Registration # 851226498 RC0001 CMAT 2009 Financial statements CMAT 2010 Financial statements CMAT 2011 Financial statements CMAT 2012 Financial statements CMAT 2013 Financial statements CMAT 2014 Financial statements CMAT 2015 Financial Statements Preliminary CMAT Balance Sheet 2016 (unreviewed) Preliminary CMAT […]

CMAT 2008 Bylaws

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CMAT Bylaws 2008

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Myanmar: CMAT welcomes news of Myanmar Government cooperation for aid.

May 23, 2008 – TORONTO/ VANCOUVER: Canadian Medical Assistance Teams (CMAT) learned this morning of Myanmar’s acceptance of foreign aid workers into the country. The Military Junta government had been refusing these workers for nearly three weeks, since Cyclone Nargis hit the nation on May 2, 2008 killing nearly 80,000 people. “We are relieved that the […]

Myanmar: CMAT Assessment Team standing by to respond to Cyclone disaster

Friday, May 9, 2008 – MYANMAR: Canadian Medical Assistance Teams is coordinating an emergency response to help the tens of thousands of people affected by Cyclone Nargis in Myanmar. A CMAT team made up of two paramedics, Bill Coltart and Chris Kaley, and Sandra Hodge, a nurse practitioner, will be departing from Vancouver shortly. Their first […]

Myanmar: Tropical Cyclone Nargis strikes Myanmar

Tuesday, May 6, 2008 – MYANMAR – Tropical Cyclone NARGIS – Tropical Cyclone Nargis struck Myanmar on 2 and 3 May 2008, sweeping through the Ayeyarwady (Irrawaddy) delta region and the country’s largest city, Yangon. The authorities have declared five states and divisions (Yangon, Ayeyarwady, Bago, Mon and Kayin) to be disaster areas. Yangon sustained a direct […]

January, 2006: Mississauga’s Trillium Hospital Neuro-Rehab/OT and Physio teams in Islamabad

January 20, 2006: Trillium Hospital Neuro-Rehab/OT and Physio teams (Islamabad) View more photos here:

CMAT received a $25,000 donation from YM Inc. to help build a school in Pakistan.

Monday, December 5, 2005: CMAT is pleased to announce today that it has been given a $25,000 donation from YM Inc. to build a public school in a location to be determined. Further, a pledge was made to provide support to the school once it is built. This will help jumpstart the rebuilding phase of […]