Tag Archives: Michelle Forbes

DISASTER PLAN

Director of the National Emergency Management Organisation NEMO, Michelle Forbes, has reminded Vincentians of the importance of having a Family Disaster Plan, in the event that the country is impacted by a natural disaster. Miss Forbes gave the reminder, during NBC’s Face to Face programme this week. She said there must be a role for… Continue Reading →

NEMO AND EMERGENCY SUPPLIES

The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) is reminding families to always have their emergency supplies at hand. The reminder came from Director of NEMO, Michelle Forbes as she urged Vincentians to remain vigilant, despite the fact that the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season has been fairly quiet so far. Miss Forbes said it is important that… Continue Reading →

FORBES- EMERGENCY TRAINING

Local and regional delegates are now into the third day of working sessions, at a five-day training course being hosted by the National Emergency Management Organisation, NEMO. NEMO is hosting the Emergency Operations Centre Management Course, in collaboration with the U.S. Agency for International Development/Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance. The main objective of the course… Continue Reading →

EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT TRAINING

A five-day Sub-Regional Emergency Operation Centre, EOC, Management Training Course officially opened here this morning at the Paradise Beach Hotel Conference Room at Villa. The training course is being hosted by National Emergency Management Organization, NEMO, in collaboration with the United States Agency for International Development/Office of Foreign Disaster Assistance. Speaking at this morning’s brief… Continue Reading →

NEMO ALL YEAR PREPAREDNESS

The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) says it continues to work closely with the Police and other stakeholder organizations to ensure that everything is in place for proper disaster management in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. Director of NEMO, Michelle Forbes tells NBC News, thy have held meetings with the police and other organizations as… Continue Reading →

HURRICANE SEASON

The National Emergency Management Organization, NEMO, said it will be holding a series of Whistle Stops soon as it continues to sensitize the public about the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season which runs from June 1st and ends on November 30th, 2018. Director of the National Emergency Management Organization, Michelle Forbes said the Whistle Stops will… Continue Reading →

2018 ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON

Vincentians are being advised to ensure that they are ready for the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season, which opens on June 1st. Director of the National Emergency Management Organisation, NEMO, Michelle Forbes issued the word of caution, noting that the 2018 Season is forecast to be above average. Miss Forbes has warned against complacency, and appealed… Continue Reading →