CDEMA News

Volume 3 Issue 2 (April - July 2017)

The importance of partnerships in building a more resilient region against the impact of disasters was the highlight at the official launch ceremony of the 10th Caribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM10). The launch was held on June 30th 2017 at the Melia Nassau Beach Resort in Nassau, The Bahamas.

Volume 3 Issue 1 (January - March 2017)

The 10th Caribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) will be held in Nassau, The Bahamas from December 4-8, 2017. CDEMA champions Caribbean School Safety Initiative. Dominica receives CDF grant to review draft CDM Legislation.

Volume 2 Issue 3 (December 2016)

The Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) celebrates its silver anniversary in 2016. CDEMA 25 - Reflection and Recommitment. Training for CARICOM Humanitarian Relief Unit.

Volume 2 Issue 2 (March - May 2016)

National Disaster Coordinators (NDCs) from the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) Participating States met in Barbados to discuss disaster risk management issues being faced by the region at the 7th Meeting of the Technical Advisory Committee (TAC) of CDEMA. Strengthening Caribbean Regional Response Systems.

Volume 2 Issue 1 ( Dec 2015 - Feb 2016 )

The 10th Caribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) will be held in Nassau, The Bahamas from December 4-8, 2017. CDEMA champions Caribbean School Safety Initiative. Dominica receives CDF grant to review draft CDM Legislation.

November 2015

Lessons in community disaster and climate risk reduction. Mainstreaming climate change in the Caribbean. Renewable energy for emergency communications. Connecting the climate change dots in Jeffrey Town. Tools for Climate Smarting.

December 2014

CDEMA Training Built on CDM Approach. Understanding and Managing ICTs in National Disaster Offices. Insight to CDM in Anguilla. Guyana - Rolling out Multi-Hazard Disaster Management Plan. Recovering after Hurricane Sandy - the Jamaica Experience.

Special Issue - July 2014

The Roving Technical Support Team. Guiding Principles of the RTST. A Snapshot of Benefits to Participating States. Strengthening Risk Management Capabilities in National Disaster Offices. Funding and Future Interventions.

Issue 1 2013

CERT Programme Prepares Communities to Respond. CDM Strategy Beyond 2012. Retrofitting and Equipping of the Arapaima Primary School. C A R I C O M / F A O / B r a z i l programme. Roving Technical Support Team Ready For Deployment. 7th Annual Caribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management.

Issue 1 2012

Disaster management planning - A critical investment for Caribbean communities . More than 400 delegates at 6th CDM Conference. CADM 2 Project comes to an end - More systems in place for managing floods in the region. CDEMA and ACP-EU partnering to strengthen the disaster management capacity of Haiti. Memorandum of Understanding signed between CDEMA and RSS.