Hosted by the Maritime Authority of Jamaica (with the support of the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, ODPEM). Aim: To improve on training prior training in National Contingency Planning/Oil Spill Preparedness and response Cooperation, with a view to upgrade existing draft NCP; - Through exercise, give practical scenarios that were aimed at preparing the stakeholders to work together in the event of a spill; - Assess their National Oil Spill Preparedness and Response Program; - To identify the gaps in the existing draft NCP. The ODPEM, being the National Coordinator, was better able to prepare further workshop, with the stakeholders awareness of their roles, and will be better able to complete the NCP for Cabinet submission.
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Tuesday, October 15, 2019 to Thursday, October 17, 2019

Recent activities

To promote its objectives, RAC/REMPEITC-Caribe conducts national and regional activities throughout the Wider Caribbean Region

  • National Workshop on Ratification and Implementation of the MARPOL 73/7 ...
    November 25 - 28, 2019
  • National Workshop and Exercise on National Contingency Planing for Oil  ...
    October 15 - 17, 2019
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    September 05 - 06, 2019
  • National workshop on contingency planning, Belize
    May 14 - 17, 2019