Tag Archives: NEMO

TSUNAMI READY CERTIFICATION

The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) said St. Vincent and the Grenadines will soon be named a Tsunami Smart/Tsunami Ready country. That’s according to Training Officer, Houlda Peters who was speaking on NBC’s Face to Face Program recently. Miss Peters said the country will receive certification from the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization… Continue Reading →

TSUNAMI AWARENESS DAY AND CERT VOLCANO DISASTER TRAINING

St. Vincent and the Grenadines is joining its global counterparts to observe World Tsunami Awareness Day today. This year’s World Tsunami Awareness Day promotes Target (D) of the “Sendai Seven Campaign” which focuses on reducing Natural Disasters’ damage to critical Infra structure and disruption of Human basic need services. Speaking on the Face to Face… Continue Reading →

SRC NEMO

The second in a series of five-day training sessions under the Volcano Ready communities Project will be held this week. The University of the West Indies’ Seismic Research Center, and the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), will host the session for volunteers in the North Leeward communities. The project aims to prepare communities to manage… Continue Reading →

VOLCANO READY PROJECT

A five-day Training Session with Volunteers of the North Windward Communities is being held here this 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 say the training aims to prepare… 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 →

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 →