Posted: Monday, July 23, 2018. 1:30 p.m. CST.
By BBN Staff: The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO), in partnership with the United Nations’ Emergency Task Team (UNETT) in Belize, will conduct a three-day training covering various aspects of Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Emergency Management.
The training will be held from Tuesday, July 24 to Thursday, July 26, 2018, at Dream Valley Belize in Teakettle Village, Cayo District.
Areas to be covered in the first two days (July 24-25) include the basics of gender equality in the context of DRR, climate change adaption in the execution of emergency management duties, and emergency care for the vulnerable in times of disaster.
On July 26, the training will focus on Damage Assessment and Needs Analysis (DANA), aimed at improving capacity in providing sector reports as part and parcel of the national report to meet international standard.
The training will be attended by members of NEMO’s National and District Committees and other relevant stakeholders.
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