St. Kitts – Nevis To Battle Global Climate Change

St. Kitts - Nevis Climate Change

Stakeholders Join Forces To Fight Climate Change Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis April 27, 2018 (SKNIS) Stakeholders from the public and private sector in the St. Kitts – Nevis engaged in discussions on matters relating to climate change and its impact on relevant sectors during a recent launch of the third National Communications to the United Nations Framework Convention on …

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Caribbean Climate Outlook and Drought Conditions

Climate Change In The Caribbean Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis December 02, 2015 (SKNIS) The 2015 Dry Season Caribbean Climate Outlook Forum (CariCOF) began at the St. Kitts Marriott on Thursday, November 26. The forum which is the second of its kind hosted by the Caribbean Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (CIMH) is geared at discussing the implications of the …

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Nevis Installs Flood Warning Systems

Nevis Remote Water Alert System Charlestown, Nevis November 23, 2015 Installation of a water level and rain gauge early warning system in areas predisposed to flooding on Nevis began earlier this week. The United States Agency for International Development (USAID)-funded project will also see the installation of two rain gauge systems on the island. The project is being undertaken through …

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Nevis Prepares For 2014 Hurricane Season

Nevis Disaster Management Director – Lester Blackett Charlestown, Nevis June 04, 2014 Director of the Nevis Disaster Management Department (NDMD) in the Premier’s Ministry Lester Blackett says predictions for a near-normal or below-average 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season, is no reason for residents of Nevis to let their guard down. In an interview with the Department of information on June 03, …

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Nevis Now Better Equipped For Tsunami

Lester Blackett – Nevis Disaster Management Director Charlestown, Nevis February 22, 2014 Stakeholders involved in disaster management on Nevis, are now better prepared in the event of  a tsunami, thanks to a two-day St. Kitts and Nevis National Tsunami Adaptation Workshop facilitated by the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (CDEMA). The training concluded at the Nevis Disaster Management Department compound …

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