Overseas Territories Disaster Management Seminar 26th to 29th April 2010

21st April, 2010

The Honourable Chief Minister, Mr Rueben T. Meade will be travelling to Bournemouth in the United Kingdom to attend the Overseas Territories Disaster Management Seminar from 26th to 29th April 2010.

The Honourable Minister will be accompanied by the Honourable Deputy Governor, Mrs Sarita Francis and Director (Acting) of the Disaster Management Coordination Agency, Mr Bennet Kirwan.

The seminar will include key topics such as Evacuation Planning Issues, Mass Casualty Handling and Tracking, Evaluating Existing Plans for Disasters. There will also be a discussion on volcanic risk assessment for Montserrat with Professor Nick Pertford..