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  • PSYCHO-SOCIAL SUPPORT IS CRITICAL TO RECOVERY FROM ANY DISASTER -
  • EVERYONE HAS A ROLE TO PLAY IN EVERY DISASTER – KNOW YOURS AND WHERE TO FIND HELP, WHEN NEEDED -
  • CONGRATULATIONS to Mrs. Claricia Langley-Stevens - CONGRATULATIONS to Mrs. Claricia Langley-Stevens, Deputy National Disaster Coordinator, on her attainment of the highest Award in the category of Disaster Management, in celebration of International Women’s Day 2020. The event was hosted by the Ministry of Community Development, Gender Affairs and Social Services and held at the Cecil Jacobs Auditorium, Eastern Caribbean Central Bank […]
  • NEMA continues to support the efforts of the Ministry of Health - NEMA continues to support the efforts of the Ministry of Health, led by Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Hazel Laws, to educate and update communities on the outbreak of the nCOVID19 virus throughout the world. NDC Abdias Samuel and Deputy Coordinator Claricia Langley-Stevens, have been arranging presentations and meetings with segments of society in order to […]
  • NEMA PARTNERS WITH STAKEHOLDERS TO EVALUATE FIRE DRILL AT BHS - “Comprehensive Disaster Management Plans are only as effective as the paper they are written on”, according to Deputy National Disaster Coordinator (DNDC), Claricia Langley-Stevens, “unless they are tested and test results, evaluated,” she said. Mrs. Langley-Stevens commented following an evacuation drill at Basseterre High School in collaboration with Fire and Rescue Services, St. Kitts-Nevis Red […]
  • NEMA FACILITATES JAPAN GRANT AID PROJECT
    TO THE BENEFIT OF STAKEHOLDERS
    - The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) is the primary beneficiary of some equipment and materials, resulting from a Japan Grant Aid that was earmarked for Economic and Social Development here in St. Kitts-Nevis. The initiative began in 2015 and was successfully finalised in January of this year, with the delivery of products, including the following: […]
  • HOUSING AND SHELTER COMMITTEE RECEIVES TRAINING - Sheltering persons affected by disaster is a responsibility of the Government of St. Kitts and Nevis and is facilitated by the National Emergency Management Agency, NEMA. Shelters are located throughout the islands and are selected, via a number of procedures, by the Housing and Shelter Sub-Committee which is responsible for their upkeep and management during […]
  • MOFA CONTINUES TO UPDATE NATIONALS IN THE DIASPORA ON THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUSBasseterre, St. Kitts, February 06, 2020 - (SKNIS): Collaboration between the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MOFA) in St. Kitts and Nevis and the National Disaster Mitigation Council has been vital in communicating updates on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus to nationals in the diaspora. “We have engaged the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to be able to disseminate information to our citizens in the diaspora […]
  • NEMA UPDATED ON CORONAVIRUS BY CMO - National Disaster Coordinator, Abdias Samuel, says that he has been updated on the advance of the Coronavirus, which is currently wreaking havoc in cities on mainland China and other nations in close proximity. It has been widely reported that some 570 cases have been confirmed with 17 deaths among those affected. To date, cases have […]
  • Weather Bulletin - Robert L. Bradshaw International Airport St. Kitts Meteorological ServicesSt. Christopher Air & Sea Port Authority P.O. Box 963BasseterreSt. KittsTel: 869 465 2749Issued at: 7amPresent Weather: Cloudy skiesWinds: A moderate breeze of 18mph from the east-northeast Temperature: 24°C / 75°F Humidity: 84% Sea Level Pressure: 1018.5mbs or 30.07″Sunrise: Tom 6:44 am Sunset: Today 5:59 pmWeather Forecast […]