Climate Change: A Contributor To Josiah’s Bay Fish Kill

Tuesday, 14 August 2018 - 11:49am

Officials from the Ministry of Natural Resources and Labour continue to investigate the cause of a fish kill that occurred at Josiah’s Bay Pond.

Photo Album Of Derelict Vessels Now On Government Website

Thursday, 2 August 2018 - 5:52pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands has provided a photo album of all derelict vessels throughout the Territory and their locations to facilitate easy removal by their owners.

Teens Participate In Emergency Response Training

Thursday, 2 August 2018 - 5:37pm

Thirty teens from secondary schools across the Territory are developing their knowledge and skills in the area of Community Emergency Response (Teen-CERT) in a three-day training programme.

BVI Government Wins Claim For Compensation From 2006 Oil Spill

Thursday, 2 August 2018 - 2:44pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands was awarded the sum of $221,935.86 for clean-up costs as a result of an oil spill that occurred in the BVI waters in 2006.

Youth Ambassadors Assisting With BVI’s Readiness Activities

Monday, 30 July 2018 - 5:39pm

Twenty-four Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) Youth Ambassadors from St. Kitts and Nevis are in the Territory to provide much needed assistance to the Government of the BVI.

Youth Ambassadors Assisting With BVI’s Readiness Activities

Monday, 30 July 2018 - 5:13pm

Twenty-four Comprehensive Disaster Management (CDM) Youth Ambassadors from St. Kitts and Nevis are in the Territory to provide much needed assistance to the Government of the BVI.

New Disaster Emergency Notification App Launched

Friday, 27 July 2018 - 5:21pm

A new Disaster Emergency Notification App developed exclusively for the British Virgin Islands was launched earlier today July 27.

BVI Rated In Excellent Standing On Disaster Recovery

Wednesday, 25 July 2018 - 1:30pm

The BVI is said to be performing very well across the majority of the sectors, and its performance is exceedingly high in the area of recovery and response.

Agreement Signed For Design Of Emergency Operation Centre

Tuesday, 24 July 2018 - 4:43pm

Premier and Minister of Finance, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has signed an agreement with Virella Crespo & Associates for the design of the new National Emergency Operations Centre (NEOC) which will also house the offices of the Department of Disaster Management (DDM).  

Statement From Dr. the Honourable Kedrick Pickering On Plane Crash

Thursday, 19 July 2018 - 8:31am

At approximately 4:17 pm, a C-150 aircraft destined to Pointe a Pitre International Airport in Guadeloupe departed the Terrance B Lettsome International Airport and crashed into the waters off the east north east end of Runway 07 immediately after take-off. There was one person on board.

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