Tsunami Evacuation Map, St. Kitts

St. Kitts and Nevis Tsunami Evacuation Maps

Like many other countries in the Caribbean, St. Kitts-Nevis is vulnerable to several hazards including earthquakes and tsunamis.  In keeping with this reality, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has over the years been undertaking several preparedness activities, especially public service announcements and the distribution of related literature.  Recently, Tsunami
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tsunami-evacuation-zone

World Tsunami Awareness Day, 5th November, 2016

In December 2015, the United National General Assembly identified 5th November, 2016 for the first ever commemoration of World Tsunami Awareness Day.   In so doing, Member States, organizations of the United Nations System, international and regional organizations, Government and Non Governmental Organizations  were invited to observe the day in an
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Tsunami Preparedness Evacuation Maps

  In  keeping  with the recent receipt of Tsunami Evacuation Maps for St. Kitts and Nevis,  the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) is implementing a public education and awareness campaign on St. Kitts.  National Disaster Coordinator, Mr. Carl Herbert indicated that the purpose of this initiative is for residents to be aware
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Mrs. Claricia Langley Stevens presenting the certificate to Permanent Secretary Mr. Osmond Petty

St. Kitts and Nevis Tsunami Ready Recognition

Over the last year, St. Kitts-Nevis has been participating in a Tsunami Ready Recognition Pilot Project, under the auspices of the UNESCO Intergovernmental Oceanographic Commission (IOC) for Tsunamis and other Coastal Hazards.   In undertaking the project, and in keeping with criteria for recognition, the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) and
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Weather Updates

Weather Alert!

2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Storm Names

  • Arlene
  • Bret
  • Cindy
  • Don
  • Emily
  • Franklin
  • Gert
  • Harvey
  • Irene
  • Jose
  • Katia
  • Lee
  • Maria
  • Nate
  • Ophelia
  • Philippe
  • Rina
  • Sean
  • Tammy
  • Vince
  • Whitney
  • Upcoming Events Listing

  • Initial Damage Assessment Workshop (March 2-3)
  • Caribe Wave Hemispheric Tsunami Exercise (March 17th)
  • NEMA Districts Planning Meetings (February-March)
  • Electronic Media Training (January-March)
  • NEMA District Committees Elections (March-April)
  • NEMA Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) Community Sensitization Campaign (April-June)
  • Media Disaster Management Orientation (May/June)
  • NEMA Staff Development Day (June)
  • Schools Earthquake and Tsunami Campaign (October)
  • NEMA-NDMD Joint Staff Retreat (October)
  • NEMA Staff Basic Two Way Radio Operations Training
  • Contact Us

    National Emergency 
    Management Agency (NEMA)
    P.O. Box 186
    Lime Kiln,
    Basseterre,
    St. Kitts

    Tel: (869) 466 5100
    Fax: (869) 466 5310
    Email: nemaskb@thecable.net