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Refurbished ECO triggers safety mode of the riverbank dwellers

Refurbished ECO triggers safety mode of the riverbank dwellers

Sevuloni Dewai was among the early birds in the hinterland of Naitasiri Province for a much-anticipated event down the Wainimala River on Wednesday, 27 February, 2019.   He was on the first bus out of the mountainous ranges on the border with Fiji’s largest province of Ba near the Monasavu Dam and arrived just inRead more about Refurbished ECO triggers safety mode of the riverbank dwellers[…]

Refurbished Emergency Operations Centres to boost disaster response in Fiji

Refurbished Emergency Operations Centres to boost disaster response in Fiji

Suva, Fiji – Disaster response in Fiji is expected to be strengthened, with the opening of two newly-refurbished Emergency Operations Centres (EOC) funded by the European Union under the ACP-EU Building Safety and Resilience in the Pacific (BSRP) project and implemented by the Pacific Community (SPC).   These are among nine emergency operations centres refurbishedRead more about Refurbished Emergency Operations Centres to boost disaster response in Fiji[…]

Refurbished Emergency Operations Centre to strengthen disaster response in Fiji

Refurbished Emergency Operations Centre to strengthen disaster response in Fiji

THE newly-refurbished Lautoka District Emergency Operations Centre (EOC) funded by the European Union (EU) under the Building Safety and Resilience Project was opened on Friday, December 21, 2018, by the Permanent Secretary for Rural and Maritime Development, Mr Meleti Bainimarama.   This is the fifth emergency operations centre refurbished across Fiji in the past 12Read more about Refurbished Emergency Operations Centre to strengthen disaster response in Fiji[…]

New Cook Islands Building Code and Strategic Roadmap for Emergency Management

New Cook Islands Building Code and Strategic Roadmap for Emergency Management

The revised Building Code for the Cook Islands and the newly-developed Strategic Roadmap for Emergency Management (SREM) were both launched on Tuesday, 18 December, 2018, by the Minister for Internal Affairs Sports, Police and Office of the Ombudsman, Hon Vaine Makiroa. These two Cook Islands projects were made possible under the €19.57 million ACP-EU BuildingRead more about New Cook Islands Building Code and Strategic Roadmap for Emergency Management[…]