Territory Prepares For Mass Rescue Exercise November 13-14

Monday, 11 November 2019 - 4:06pm

Officials will carry out an exercise to test the Territory’s ability to respond to an event that involves rescuing a large number of persons with injuries on November 13 and 14.

Territory’s Resilience Highlighted For International Day For Disaster Risk Reduction

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 5:52pm

The Virgin Islands joins with other nations around the world this week highlighting ways to protect persons from the impacts of natural and man-made disasters following the United Nations’ annual International Day for Disaster Risk Reduction.

Statement By Premier Fahie: Update on Hurricane Season

Friday, 18 October 2019 - 8:52am

Mr. Speaker, I wish to take a few brief moments to reflect on our experience thus far with respect to the 2019 Atlantic Hurricane Season.

BVI To Join Global Earthquake Drill October 17

Monday, 7 October 2019 - 4:00pm

The Virgin Islands will join other countries throughout the Caribbean and around the world to participate in International ShakeOut Day next week.

Message Of Thanks From Premier And Minister Of Finance, Honourable Andrew A. Fahie After The Passage Of Tropical Storm Karen

Wednesday, 25 September 2019 - 11:37am

Tropical Storm Karen is moving away from us and I am happy that we find ourselves in this wonderful position where we can get back to a state of normalcy. Thanks be to God!

Message Of Thanks From Acting Governor David Archer, Jr After The Passage Of TS Karen

Wednesday, 25 September 2019 - 9:58am

I never thought such a valuable experience could be had with the enabler being a disaster. As a professional but more critically, as a man who loves this Territory, I was moved by the visible love for the BVI expressed through a caring and attentive community; even through the uncertainty of the past storms. We still have an active hurricane season and we must all Be Ready and Stay Ready.

Leaders Urge Caution, Heightened Preparedness Ahead Of Hurricane Jerry

Thursday, 19 September 2019 - 11:31am

His Excellency the Acting Governor David D. Archer, Jr., and Premier and Minister of Finance Honourable Andrew A. Fahie, are urging the public to closely monitor the approach of Hurricane Jerry, which could begin to impact the Territory as early as Friday morning.

Residents Urged To Remain Vigilant For Peak Of Hurricane Season

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 - 12:25pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is encouraging all residents and visitors to remain in a state of readiness with the arrival of the peak of the Atlantic Hurricane season.

Emergency Contact List

Wednesday, 11 September 2019 - 10:29am

BVI Health Ministry Launches Child Protection In Emergencies Campaign

Tuesday, 10 September 2019 - 11:40am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is teaming up with the United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) to ensure that the needs of children are prioritised during emergencies.

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