Tag Archives: National Emergency Management Organisation

COMMUNITY BASED WORKSHOP

A Community Development Practitioners Workshop was held here today, to focus on improving inclusive Disaster Risk Management through strengthened Community-based Organizations. The workshop was hosted jointly by the Ministry of National Mobilization and Social Development and the Caribbean Development Bank. The session was held at the National Emergency Management Organisation {NEMO} Conference Room, began at… Continue Reading →

NEMO AND CONTINUED HEAT

Vincentians are being warned to be mindful of the current extreme heat which the global community is enduring. The reminder has come from Director of the National emergency Management Organisation, NEMO, Michelle Forbes as the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season moves into its most active phase. Miss Forbes said even as the Hurricane Season continues, a… Continue Reading →

DAMAGE ASSESSMENT WORKSHOP

The National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO) is conducting a two day Initial Damage Assessment (IDA) Workshop which commenced yesterday February 20, 2019. This workshop is organized by the National Emergency Management Organisation in collaboration with the UWI, Seismic Research Centre Volcano Ready Community Project SVG. It is being funded by the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management… Continue Reading →

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 →