Tag Archives: National Emergency Management Organisation

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 ON QUAKE

The National Emergency Management Organisation, NEMO, says there have been no reports of damage here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines from the earthquake which occurred yesterday, and a second tremor which was recorded this morning. According to NEMO, this morning’s tremor occurred at 9:27, near the coast of Venezuela. The quake registered 5.9 on… Continue Reading →

Stakeholders benefited From One-day Orientation Workshop Hosted BY NEMO

Local and regional stakeholders have benefited from a one-day orientation workshop hosted yesterday by the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO). The training, which focused on Strategic Targeting Methodology, was held in collaboration with the Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies across the Caribbean, and the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency, (CDEMA). The participants were enlightened… 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 that 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 →