St. George's, Grenada, November 24, 2014, (NaDMA) - The National Disaster Management Agency (NaDMA), handed over $5,000.00 worth of equipment to the J.W. Fletcher Catholic Secondary School, on Monday, November 24th, 2014. The equipment will be used for the installation of an Emergency Warning System at the school. J.W. Fletcher Catholic Secondary School participated in the CDM Youth Champion Competition for the first time in 2014, and emerged the winner. The first prize included $5,000.00 for the winning school which the institution should use to implement a Disaster Risk Reduction project.
St. George's, Grenada, September 13, 2006, (NaDMA) - The St. George’s North East District Disaster Management Committee says it plans to stage more public activities geared at raising awareness.
The Committee’s Public Relations Officer Phillip Baptiste says members are encouraged by the turnout to the Motorcade last Sunday.
St. George's, Grenada, February 9, 2007 (NaDMA) - Shelter Managers on Districts Disaster Committees across the country are expected to benefit from a series of training workshops starting this month and continuing until July.
Natasha Sutherland, a qualified Grenadian trainer, says priority will be given to districts with the most shelters
St. George's Grenada, May 16, 2007 (NaDMA) - A team of scientists has installed a new underwater earthquake monitoring system on the Kick ‘em Jenny submarine volcano off the north coast of Grenada.
The installation is part of a project to develop new technology for earthquake monitoring of coastal areas and, if successful, should significantly improve how the volcano is monitored.
St. George's Grenada, May 16, 2007 (NaDMA) - Roughly two weeks before the official start of the new Hurricane season, Disaster Officials are taking no chances in their efforts to ensure that shelters would be well coordinated in the event of a Hurricane.
The National Disaster Management Agency (NaDMA) has completed another training exercise in the art of managing a hurricane shelter.