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Executive Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), Howie Prince said Communication is key during times of disaster

Executive Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), Howie Prince said Communication is key during times of disaster. He made this statement during a Workshop focusing on Exploring Volcanic Risk Awareness and Communication on St. Vincent. The seminar was hosted by the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) in collaboration with The University of the… Continue Reading →

Director of the National Emergency Management Organization for St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Speaking at a News Conference last week, Mr. Prince reminded persons that Disaster Zones have been established in areas of the country….

Director of the National Emergency Management Organization for St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Speaking at a News Conference last week, Mr. Prince reminded persons that Disaster Zones have been established in areas of the country which were severely affected by the December floods. Mr. Prince noted that some persons are still not clear on the… Continue Reading →

Executive Director of NEMO owie Prince said the country is still in a State of Disaster

Executive Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), Howie Prince said the country is still in a State of Disaster. He made this statement during a press briefing which was held to update the nation on the status of the relief and recovery process. Mr. Prince said they have established disaster zones in the… Continue Reading →

Close to two hundred individuals who were displaced by the December 2013 trough system remain in shelters on mainland St. Vincent

Close to two hundred individuals who were displaced by the December 2013 trough system remain in shelters on mainland St. Vincent Executive Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), Howie Prince provided an update on the recovery process at a Media Conference yesterday. Mr. Prince said as persons return to some sense of normalcy… Continue Reading →

Executive Director of NEMO Howie Prince said that there are currently still five Emergency Shelters opened

Executive Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), Howie Prince said that there are currently still five Emergency Shelters opened following the rains and flooding on Christmas Eve. He made this statement during a press briefing which was held today to update the nation on the status of the relief and recovery process. Mr…. Continue Reading →

A Workshop focusing on Exploring Volcanic Risk Awareness and Communication on St. Vincent began here today.

A Workshop focusing on Exploring Volcanic Risk Awareness and Communication on St. Vincent began here today. The seminar is being hosted by the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) in collaboration with The University of the West Indies Seismic Research Centre, The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) and the Strengthening Resilience in Volcanic Areas (STREVA)… Continue Reading →

As Vincentians join with the rest of the world in celebrating Christmas today, several persons are now assessing the damage done by torrential rains last night.

As Vincentians join with the rest of the world in celebrating Christmas today, several persons are now assessing the damage done by torrential rains last night. Reports indicate┬áthat at least two persons have been reported missing as heavy overnight rains caused severe flooding here. Several areas were without electricity during the night and without pipe… Continue Reading →