St. John, Antigua, September 16, 2013 - (NODS) - Twenty-nine individuals from various emergency response agencies completed a one-week training on Friday on Mass Casualty Management (MCM) at the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS).

The September 9-13 session was supported by the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) as part of its technical cooperation support to the Ministry of Health.

St. John, Antigua, May 29, 2013 - (NODS) - A local Consultant has begun the work of developing a National Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) Policy and Strategy for Antigua and Barbuda.

Director of Kingdome Consultants Dorbrene O’Marde is expected to hold consultations over a ten-week period before submitting his final report. The CDM strategy and framework focuses on all hazards in all phases of disaster management, namely preparedness, mitigation, response and recovery.

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