Appeal for Assistance from Hurricane-Ravaged Islands

from Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States
Published on 13 Sep 2017 View Original

Media Statement: St. Lucia National Emergency Management Organisation

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 — The Government of Saint Lucia and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) have pledged their full support to the recovery efforts of those impacted by the passage of Hurricane Irma.

Through the National Emergency Management Organisation (NEMO), much needed emergency supplies have been made available to affected states and skilled personnel have also been deployed to assist with the restoration of utilities in those islands.

The Government of Saint Lucia and the OECS wish to thank everyone who has contributed to this worthy cause and encourages others to donate in accordance with the priority needs as identified by the affected states. Items can be delivered to any Post Office as well as the NEMO Headquarters at Bisee, Castries.

See the Needs Priority list here


Velda Joseph, Director, NEMO +1 758 4849860