Saturday, May 18, 2024

Vanessa Parham

Caye Caulker fire leaves one dead and several families homeless on Independence Day

A fire on Caye Caulker in the early morning of Independence Day has left one dead and as many as 16 people homeless.

NEMO hosts first official EOC meeting of the 2019 Hurricane Season.

To better prepare for the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) held a meeting with committee members of San Pedro’s Emergency Operation Center (EOC) on Thursday, July 18th.

Ambergris’ Caye Triple R receives donation from RRR Team in Texas, USA

To continue the good work on Ambergris Caye, Rickilee Response and Rescue (Triple R) team from Houston, Texas, USA donated rescue supplies to San Pedro’s Triple R team on Wednesday, June 5th.

NEMO holds first Official EOC Meeting of the 2018 Hurricane Season

NEMO hosted a meeting aimed to review the San Pedro Emergency Operation Center's state of readiness and fine-tune their plan of action in the event of a storm or extreme rain.

BCCI and NEMO hold workshop on natural disasters for San Pedro business community

Belize Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) organized an educational session with members of the San Pedro business community regarding natural disasters. In collaboration with the National Emergency Organization (NEMO), the two-part workshop was held on Wednesday, April 18th at the Sunbreeze Hotel.

NEMO assists island residents affected by freak storm; Hurricane Season less than two months away

On Monday, April 16th, after being notified, the Minister of National Emergency Management (NEMO), Honourable Edmond Castro visited San Pedro Town, where he witnessed the humanitarian assistance provided by NEMO to the affected families.

ADVISORY NO. 2: Tropical Storm Nate

Tropical Storm Nate, with winds of 40 miles per hour is located near 14.3 North Latitude and 83.7 West Longitude or approximately 550 miles south east of Belize.

NEMO holds first Official EOC Meeting for the Hurricane Season

In an effort to increase preparedness during the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane Season, the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) hosted a meeting with all 13 committees under the San Pedro’s Emergency Operation Center (EOC).