BVI Gets Hurricane Preparedness Guide During Covid-19

Friday, 26 June 2020 - 9:30pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development has partnered with the Department of Disaster Management (DDM) to create a handbook to help residents incorporate COVID-19 into their seasonal preparedness activities.

BVI Residents Urged To Reduce Exposure To Sahara Dust

Tuesday, 23 June 2020 - 4:38pm

British Virgin Islands’ residents are advised to reduce exposure to the Sahara Desert dust plume by wearing face masks in public spaces.

Statement by Honourable Vincent Wheatley On Vulnerability Assessment For Virgin Gorda

Friday, 12 June 2020 - 9:06am

Mr. Speaker, the Caribbean Region is about to enter another hurricane season and I would encourage everyone to accelerate their preparations as we anticipate an active season. I certainly recognise the challenges that emerge in our preparations as we continue to grapple with the pandemic and its social and economic impacts.  We must always remain vigilant and prepared. 

Statement By Premier Andrew A. Fahie: 2020 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Thursday, 11 June 2020 - 3:12pm

Mr. Speaker, Monday, June 1 was the start of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season. The season goes up until Monday, November 30.

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.

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