Tag Archives: National Emergency Management Organization

VOLCANO READY PROJECT

A five-day Training Session with Volunteers of the North Windward Communities will be held next week under the Volcano Ready Community Project. The Training Sessions will be hosted by the University of the West Indies’ Seismic Research Center in collaboration with the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO.  Organizers said the Session aims to prepare communities… Continue Reading →

NO COMPLACENCY

The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) is appealing to people not to become complacent during the current Hurricane season.  The 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season started on June 1st and will end on November 30th. Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), Michelle Forbes tells NBC News, that people should always remain vigilant during the… Continue Reading →

SHELTER MANAGEMENT TRAINING

Persons who will be serving as Shelter Managers during the 2019 Hurricane Season will receive training today, at a Shelter Management Training Workshop, organized by the  National Emergency Management Organization {NEMO} The Training Workshop, is targeting Shelter Managers and their team members, and will be held at NEMO’s Conference Room from today to Thursday. The… Continue Reading →

2019 ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON

The 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season officially starts on Saturday June 1st.   Director of the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), Michelle Forbes is advising individuals and families to be prepared for the season which ends on November 30th. Miss Forbes warned against complacency, and appealed for vigilance throughout the entire six-month period.  She also stressed that… Continue Reading →

TRADE WINDS AND VOLCANO ACTIVITIES

The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) said the activities to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the last eruption of La Soufriere Volcano were extended this year because of Exercise Trade Winds which takes place during the month of June. Director of NEMO, Michelle Forbes said they ended the program last Thursday with a consultation at… Continue Reading →

NEMO REMAIN PREPARED

The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) has reiterated its appeal for members of the public to always be prepared for any disasters. This appeal was made by Radio Communications Officer at NEMO, Jerwin Laidlow, who highlighted that even though the 2018 Atlantic Hurricane season will end at the end of November, people should still be… Continue Reading →

NEMO TSUNAMI

A “Know the Tsunami Warning Signs” Video will be released today as the National Emergency Management Organization, NEMO, joins the global community to observe World Tsunami Awareness Day today. The video was produced locally by NEMO in collaboration with a number of popular local Soca Artistes, with funding from the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency… Continue Reading →