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St. Kitts and Nevis Tsunami Ready Recognition

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 frecognition, the
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IDDR COMMEMORATED IN ST. KITTS BY NEMA

IDDR 2016 (The International Day for Disaster Reduction) is to be commemorated with a week long programme, under the auspices of the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA). The programme was launched on Sunday, 9th October, through simultaneous worship at Methodist Churches within 8 districts throughout St. Kitts. District and Disaster Managers
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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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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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Weather Updates

Weather Bulletins/Alerts

2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season Storm Names

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

  • Initial Damage Assessment Workshop (March 22-23)
  • Caribe Wave Hemispheric Tsunami Exercise (March 21st)
  • 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: nema@gov.kn
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