Tag Archives: NEMO

The National Emergency Management Organisation, NEMO, would be focusing on community involvement in Disaster Management during the Hurricane Season this year

The National Emergency Management Organisation, NEMO, would be focusing on community involvement in Disaster Management during the Hurricane Season this year. Deputy Director of NEMO, Kenson Stoddard said the organization has been trying to determine the needs and concerns of residents in various communities across the country. Mr. Stoddard said NEMO has constructed five satellite… Continue Reading →

POLICE EASTER WEEKEND

As Vincentians begin the long Easter Holiday Weekend, the Royal St. Vincent and the Grenadines Police Force is advising residents to continue to adhere to the various measures and protocols that have been implemented by the Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines to protect its citizens and visitors and reduce the spread of the… Continue Reading →

FOUR MORE POSITIVE

There are now 11 active cases of the COVID-19 in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, after this country recorded four more cases yesterday.                                                         A release from the National Emergency Management Organisation, NEMO said the Caribbean Public Health Agency yesterday reported  on 30 pending samples. The release said 26 of the samples were negative and four… Continue Reading →

TSUNAMI EVACUATION DRILL

A Tsunami Evacuation Drill will be carried out in Union Island today by the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO). The main objective of the Tsunami Evacuation Drill is to test the Tsunami Inundation Evacuation Plans developed for Clifton and Ashton Union Island under the Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission of UNESCO and its Caribbean Tsunami Information Centre… Continue Reading →

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 →