NATIONAL OFFICE OF DISASTER SERVICES

PREVENTION, PROTECTION AND RELIEF

MISSION

The National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) was established as a state-run agency of the government with responsibility to reduce the vulnerability of natural and technological hazards in the twin island state, through multi-sector and integrated hazard risk reduction management. (NODS) through its operations seeks at all times to save life and protect property in Antigua and Barbuda.   NODS also provides administrative and emergency support base on request from the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) to assist any of the CDEMA member states.

NODS assists in the planning and execution of comprehensive stakeholder disaster management exercises at the national level. This is done to test the effectiveness of existing plans and identify deficiencies that need to be addressed by various agencies.


USEFUL INFORMATION FOR THE PUBLIC

Public Awareness for a Fire
Public Awareness for an Earthquake
Guidelines on preparedness ashfall
Home Preparedness Checklist Hurricane
 

 










 
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REGIONAL TEAMS TO HELP WITH REPAIRS

Thursday 15th February 2018
NODS will receive assistance from a 12-member delegation from Jamaica, along with 13 individuals fro...
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INFORMATION SHARING

Friday 2nd February 2018
NODS has given ample opportunities for Barbuda Council members to obtain information on the operatio...
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COUNCIL OFFICE MISHAP

Thursday 1st February 2018
Director of NODS, Philmore Mullin says the confrontation between Barbuda Council members and militar...
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Friday 26th January 2018
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Thursday 18th January 2018
The work began last week and is expected to last for six months....
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