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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 →

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 →

The Management, Staff and Students of the University of the West Indies Open Campus are contributing to the ongoing recovery effort

The Management, Staff and Students of the University of the West Indies Open Campus are contributing to the ongoing recovery effort, in the wake of the flooding and landslides during the Christmas Holidays. A release from the UWI says the Principal and Pro Vice-Chancellor of the Open Campus, Professor Hazel Simmons- McDonald has launched a… Continue Reading →

The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Red Cross Society continue to visit communities across the country to offer assistance to persons who are in need following the disaster .

The St. Vincent and the Grenadines Red Cross Society says it is continuing to visit communities across the country to offer assistance to persons who are in need following the disaster on Christmas Eve night. Communications Officer at the St. Vincent and the Grenadines Red Cross Society, Rendal Allen said on Christmas morning they held… Continue Reading →

Representatives of the public and private sectors will be involved in a five-day Emergency Care and Treatment in Disaster Workshop from today

Representatives of the public and private sectors will be involved in a five-day Emergency Care and Treatment in Disaster Workshop from today. The training exercise is being co-ordinated by the National Emergency Management Organization NEMO, in collaboration with the Pan American Health Organization PAHO. The workshop will engage members of the Health Sector, the Police… Continue Reading →