Local Government Profile

Saint Elizabeth, Jamaica  
Saint Elizabeth
Size
1212.4 km2
Population
5,352
Hazard Types
Drought, Earthquake, Flood, Land Slide, Storm Surge, Wild Fire
Name of Mayor
His Worship the Mayor Councillor Everton Fisher
  • His Worship the Mayor Councillor Everton Fisher

  • Hazard and vulnerability profile

  • Flooding, Bush Fire, Freak storms, Hurricane, Earthquake, Wind damage

  • Disaster Risk Reduction Activities

  • Public Awareness activities in Vulnerable Communities Disaster Risk Reduction and Climate Change
    Training/Workshops for emergency response teams (Community Disaster Response Teams) CDRTs
    Fire and Earthquake drills in schools
    Disaster Preparedness presentation in communities.

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  • Campaign Events

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