Bridgetown, Barbados Tuesday June 8, 2010 – (CDEMA) – CDEMA’s Coordinating Unit and its 18 Participating States will benefit from the award winning Broadband Global Area Network (BGAN) Service.

The acquisition of this groundbreaking technology is strategic and supports the Agency’s recognition of the critical role of Information Communication Technology (ICTs) in disaster management. BGAN’s introduction to the CDEMA system ensures that regional capabilities and resilience in this area are significantly strengthened.

Bridgetown, Barbados May 31, 2010 (CDEMA) - CDEMA will join sub-regional disaster agencies, international, regional, national and local organisations in partnering with the UN International Strategy for Disaster Reduction (ISDR) to raise awareness and promote the 2010 -2011 World Disaster Reduction Campaign in the Caribbean region.

 

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