Leaders Strategise Hurricane Season Preparedness

Wednesday, 10 June 2020 - 1:22pm

Territorial readiness was the focus at yesterday’s virtual meeting of the National Disaster Management Council (NDMC).

Statement From Premier Fahie On The Start Of The 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Monday, 1 June 2020 - 10:01am

I say GOD’S BLESSINGS and good day to you the people of the Virgin Islands.  

Today, Monday, June 1 is the start of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season. The season goes up until Monday, November 30.

Se Insta La Preparacion Para La Temporada De Huracán 2020

Friday, 15 May 2020 - 10:20am

Se insta a los residentes del Territorio a acelerar sus preparativos ahora a la luz del pronóstico de actividad de tormentas tropicales "por encima del promedio" para la región, y de acuerdo con la respuesta continua de las IVB al COVID-19, así como la posibilidad de otros peligros.

BVI Residents Urged To Start Hurricane Preparations Early

Wednesday, 13 May 2020 - 12:30pm

The Territory’s residents are encouraged to ramp up their preparations now in light of the forecast “above average” tropical storm activity for the region, and in keeping with the BVI’s on-going response to COVID-19 as well as the possibility of other hazards.

Premier's Message for Atlantic Hurricane Season

Wednesday, 13 May 2020 - 10:52am

STATEMENT FROM THE HONOURABLE PREMIER AND MINISTER OF FINANCE
ANDREW A. FAHIE

ON THE UPCOMING ATLANTIC HURRICANE SEASON

May 13, 2020

 

I say GOD’S BLESSINGS and good day to you, the people of the Virgin Islands. 

Governor J. U Jaspert's Atlantic Hurricane Season Message

Wednesday, 13 May 2020 - 9:42am

For the last few weeks, this Territory has shown remarkable strength and unity in the effort to stop the spread of COVID-19.

Statement by His Excellency the Governor Augustus Jaspert : COVID-19 and Emergencies

Wednesday, 6 May 2020 - 1:29pm

Good day to all in the Virgin Islands.

Many of us would have seen the reports of the recent earthquake in Puerto Rico.  Our thoughts are with those affected by any damage.   With seismic activity continuing in the region and the Atlantic Hurricane Season just around the corner, it is timely that many are wondering what they might do differently when it comes to emergencies in the context of the Coronavirus COVID-19.  

RFA Argus To Visit Territory Tomorrow

Thursday, 16 April 2020 - 7:23pm

RFA Argus, part of the Royal Navy’s Atlantic patrol Tasking (North) deployed to the Caribbean, will be in the Territory on April 17 to conduct a series of overflights of the British Virgin Islands.

Proposals Invited For Earthquake Catastrophe Insurance For The British Virgin Islands

Wednesday, 25 March 2020 - 6:50pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is inviting proposals for the provision of Earthquake Catastrophe Insurance for the British Virgin Islands.

DDM To Test Russell Hill Siren

Monday, 23 March 2020 - 5:38pm

The Department of Disaster Management is advising the public that it will be testing the audio component of the Russell Hill Siren.........

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