Natural Disasters

  • NEMO Minister tours areas affected by floods

    The access road to the village of Calla Creek, via Bullet Tree Village, has been repaired after being significantly damaged by recent rains and flooding in the western part of the...

  • NEMO Assesses Flood Impacts in Southern Belize

    Minister with responsibility for NEMO, Edmund Castro concluded his tour of the Stann Creek District just before six o’clock this evening; primarily in the villages of Sarawee and Hope Creek due...

  • Freak Storm Hits Western Belize

    A freak storm passed through Roaring Creek Village on Wednesday night. We hear more in this report from correspondent Fem Cruz. FREAK STORM

  • Biscayne Villagers Experience Weekend Freak Storm

    A freak storm passed through Biscayne Village on Saturday night damaging nine houses. Minister of National Emergency Management Organization, NEMO, and Area Representative for Belize Rural North, Edmund Castro, visited the...

  • NEMO San Pedro Gets New Office and Coordinator

    Preparations for the upcoming 2017 Hurricane season are well underway in Belize.  On Ambergris Caye, a new office was obtained for the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) with sufficient space that...

  • New Homes for the Victims of Earl

    Several starter homes were handed over this morning by the Government of Belize through the National Emergency Management Organization.  With five houses located in the Collet division, the Area Representative, Patrick...

  • NEMO Prepares to Hand Over New Homes to Hurricane Victims

    Two months after Hurricane Earl made landfall in Belize, the National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO) is continuing its rebuilding efforts. Minister in charge of NEMO, Edmond Castro met with the organization...

  • Preliminary Figures Revealed for Damages by Earl

    Hurricane Earl left behind a string of damages, including loss of property and crops. The government is yet to release a figure for the total financial loss. Today, Financial Secretary, Joseph...

  • NEMO Gets $100K of Supplies from UNDP

    The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) along with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) donated one hundred thousand Belize dollars worth of materials and supplies to the National Emergency...

  • $40K Courtesy PACT for Hurricane Relief

    On Thursday the Belize Red Cross received a donation to continue the work they have been doing to provide continued relief to victims of Hurricane Earl. The forty thousand dollar donation...

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