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Earthquake Awareness Week 2013 to be observed January 20-26
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) will be observing Earthquake Awareness Week (EAW) 2013 from January 20 to 26, 2013 with a focus on earthquake readiness......
ODPEM | 2013-01-07 19:29:00 # Views :2404

Caribbean Disaster Management Conference returns to Jamaica
The 7th Annual Caribbean Conference on Comprehensive Disaster Management commenced its week long activities on Monday December 3 in Jamaica at the Hilton Rose Hall Resort & Spa, Montego Bay......
ODPEM | 2012-12-06 17:37:36 # Views :2360

Preparations are now underway for Earthquake Awareness Week 2012
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) has started the first round of its public education campaign for Earthquake Awareness Week 2012......
ODPEM | 2011-12-21 14:47:14 # Views :2073

Update on Riverton City Landfill
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) in collaboration with the National Solid Waste Management Authority (NSWMA) continue to report steady progress of Phase 2 of ground.....
ODPEM | 2012-02-14 13:31:44 # Views :1805

“Earthquake Awareness Week 2012 Campaign Officially Starts Sunday”
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) will be observing Earthquake Awareness Week (EAW) 2012 from January 8 to 14, 2012 under the theme “Earthquakes can strike anywhere,.....
ODPEM | 2012-01-09 14:57:02 # Views :1788

2,000 Mangroves Planted at Rocky Point
White Sand Beach within the community of Rocky Point, Clarendon received a major boost.....
ODPEM | 2011-12-07 17:59:19 # Views :1740

Opening Ceremony for the Mangrove Planting and Free Concert
The Office of Disaster Preparedness & Emergency Management (ODPEM) in collaboration with the Caribbean Coastal Area Management Foundation.....
ODPEM | 2011-12-07 17:21:07 # Views :1625

“ODPEM Gives the Met Office a Boost in Early Warning System”
The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) with approval from the Ministry of Finance granted approximately five million two hundred Jamaican dollars to the Meteorological Se.....
ODPEM | 2011-10-21 09:40:57 # Views :1505

2011 Atlantic Hurricane Season Officially Ends Today
The 2011 Atlantic Hurricane Season officially ends today, Wednesday November 30, 2011.....
ODPEM | 2011-12-07 17:50:55 # Views :1479

Disaster Reduction
International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR).....
ODPEM | 2011-10-13 15:33:58 # Views :1467

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