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By Edition On Wednesday, December 12th, 2018

Netherlands seeks better coordination in disasters

THE HAGUE - The Dutch government will engage in talks with Dutch Caribbean countries and the Dutch public entities about strengthening operational coordination in disaster and crisis management on a higher level. Dutch More...

By Edition On Monday, October 29th, 2018

ECLAC ensures Caribbean countries are better equipped to deal with disasters

PORT OF SPAIN - Three Caribbean countries will benefit from disaster training workshops over the last quarter of this year. Between October and December 2018, a team of experts from the Economic Commission of Latin More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, December 12th, 2017

Increase funding for infrastructure and disaster management- Audley Shaw tells bilateral agencies

KINGSTON - Bilateral donors have been urged to reconsider the size of their current aid programmes to the region with a particular focus on infrastructure support and enhancement, Hon. Audley Shaw, Minister of Finance More...

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By Edition On Monday, November 6th, 2017

Curaçao remembers Juliana Bridge disaster

WILLEMSTAD - Today marks the 50th anniversary of Juliana Bridge disaster. It was on Monday, November 6, 1967, about 10 minutes to eight in the morning the bridge collapsed, with the death of fifteen workers as a More...

By Edition On Monday, June 5th, 2017

Personnel Defense Caribbean Area receive military decoration for humanitarian aid to Haiti

WILLEMSTAD – The personnel of the Kingdom Defense in the Caribbean granted humanitarian aid in Haiti last October. For their dedication, they received the Remembrance Medal for Humanitarian Assistance at Disasters More...