NATIONAL OFFICE OF DISASTER SERVICES

NEWS AND SPECIALS

Back to National Office of Disaster Services

ANTIGUA ASSISTS ST LUCIA FOLLOWING HURRICANE TOMAS
Wednesday 15th December 2010

The government of Antigua and Barbuda through the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) is offering relief assistance to its CARICOM counterpart St Lucia following the passage of Hurricane Tomas.

Sixteen hundred cases of distilled water produced by the Antigua Distillery are being shipped to St Lucia today through Francis Shipping Agent.

The assistance comes following an assessment by the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA) which has revealed that one of the pressing needs at this time is potable water.

Hurricane Tomas caused major destruction, flooding and landslides in St Lucia in October killing at least 14 people.

Government through the National Office of Disaster Services (NODS) will continue to monitor the situation in St Lucia, and based on continued assessment by CDEMA, will do what it can further to help its CARICOM counterpart. 


Click here for all News and Specials for National Office of Disaster Services

 
connect with antiguanice.com
FacebookTwitterYoutubeNewsletterRSS

contact
NAME: Philmore Mullin
TEL: +1 (268) 462-4206
US TEL: +1 (268) 562-2144/460-7075
FAX: +1 (268) 462-4742
EMAIL: nodsanu@gmail.com
ADDRESS: American Road St. John's
FIND US ON: Facebook
LOCATION: 6 View Map
WEBSITE: Click here

news and specials

"BUILDING BACK BETTER" WORKSHOP

Tuesday 12th December 2017
In aid of Barbuda crisis recovery efforts, NODS and the UNDP presented a technical workshop on Frida...
Read More

HURRICANE SEASON ENDS

Thursday 30th November 2017
Although the season has officially ended residents should continue to be on alert since storms have ...
Read More

REPAIRS AND REBUILDING IN BARBUDA

Friday 24th November 2017
NODS is winding down the emergency phase following Hurricane Irma and is getting ready for phase two...
Read More

DETAILS OF BARBUDA ASSESSMENT

Tuesday 21st November 2017
A detailed damage assessment conducted in Barbuda has revealed that the highest number of structures...
Read More

UWI & DFID TEAM REVIEW RESPONSE TO HURRICANES

Friday 17th November 2017
The teams will be conducting a review of Antigua and Barbuda’s response to Hurricanes Irma and Maria...
Read More

All News Stories and Specials