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Island harbour/East End Community Climate Smart Community Disaster Management Workshop

The Valley, Anguilla, October 28, 2014 (Department of Disaster Management) - As part of the CDEMA sponsored Mainstreaming Climate Change in Disaster Management Project Phase II (CCDM-II) the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) is holding a workshop with the Island Harbour/ East End Community Response Teams. The workshop is being held at the Vivien Vanterpool Primary School and will be over the period Wednesday 29th October to Tuesday 4th November.

Anguilla Red Cross recipient of the 4th Annual Risk Reduction Recognition Award

The Valley, Anguilla, March 19, 2014 (Department of Disaster Management) - The Anguilla Red Cross is the 2014 winner of the prestigious annual Risk Reduction Recognition Award. The Award now in its 4th year recognizes excellence in innovation, outreach, and collaboration to improve the resilience of Anguilla’s communities to disasters. The evaluators which comprised of members of the National Disaster Management Committee (NDMC) assessed that the Anguilla Red Cross best met the criteria achieving excellent considerations for the risk reduction activities.