Today 7th, February 2013, Mr. Jeremy Collymore, Executive Director of the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA), visited The National Emergency Management Organization (NEMO). During his visit he met with the Senator Honourable Godwin Hulse, Minister responsible for National Emergency Management along with the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and the National Emergency Coordinator (NEC). In their meeting they discussed the various disaster initiatives and actions, including; the framework for regional centers of excellence and the governance structures and operational efficiency of CDEMA, resource mobilization and ongoing activities and support for Belize through CDEMA advocacy initiatives in disaster management. Belize is one of the eighteen (18) member countries of CDEMA.
Mr. Collymore will return to CDEMA Headquarters Barbados, tomorrow.