#3 Wailing Road,
Road Town, Tortola,
British Virgin Islands.
The Department of Disaster Management provides for the coordination and integration of comprehensive disaster management into sustainable development policies, planning and programming with a special emphasis on disaster prevention, mitigation, preparedness, response and recovery. This is achieved through the Disaster Management Policy, 2003; Disaster Management Act, 2003: a five year Comprehensive Disaster Management Stragegy and Programming Framework and the Natiional Disaster Management Plan under the direction of National Disaster Management Council.
To protect lives and maintain a resilient, sustainable economy and society by forstering comprehensive disaster management and climate change adaptation as a way of life.
Working toward resilience and safeguading life, livelihoods and the sustainable development of the Virgin Islands.
|Residents Urged To Minimise Flood Risk||
19 Feb 2018 - 4:29pm
|Early Preparations For 2018 Hurricane Season In Full Swing||
14 Feb 2018 - 12:59pm
|Engineers Examining Impact Of Hurricanes On The Territory||
8 Feb 2018 - 3:59pm
|Flood-Resilient Smart Communities To Receive Financing||
6 Feb 2018 - 4:41pm
|Scientists Study The Impacts Of Irma On The Island Of Anegada||
26 Jan 2018 - 4:33pm
|Funding Approved To Re-Establish Early Warning System||
17 Jan 2018 - 12:53pm
|Residents To Participate In Tsunami Exercise In March||
17 Jan 2018 - 12:12pm
|Processes Used To Distribute Relief Aid To Be Audited||
12 Jan 2018 - 1:20pm
|Hurricane Season Officially Ends Residents Urged To Keep Guard Up||
30 Nov 2017 - 3:13pm
|Statement On Emergency Shelters||
29 Nov 2017 - 2:12pm
To make contact with Department of Disaster Management, see below for contact information: