Emergency


Focusing on Readiness for Emergencies

I’ve been looking at the world and started noticing patterns developing that are concerning and thought that I’d start a series on Preparing for Emergencies. The information will still continue as usual at FiWeBelize, but this needs to happen. Governments have been preparing for different scenarios and most people are not paying attention to these things. As we look at the issues affecting places like Venezuela and other nations that are not getting into the mindset of getting their citizenry ready for emergencies, I am going to be putting articles together that will help the average person prep for different […]


Belize – Hurricane Warning Flags

Preliminary: First phase. May threaten within 72 hrs. red flag Red 1 – Watch: Second phase. May threaten within 36 hrs. red flag with black dot in center Red II – Warning: Third phase. Likely to strike within 24 hrs. two red flags with black disks above each other All Clear: Fourth Phase. Hurricane has passed. green flag Belize’s NEMO (National Emergency Management Organization) Mission Statement from its website: NEMO in cooperation with the respective Emergency Management Committees, and all Public and Private agencies, is established to preserve life and property throughout the country of Belize in the event of […]


Jasmine Alert 2

Belize is so behind on the technology time line it is not funny. With all the crime going on in Belize, the police and medical sectors need to get much financing to become what the nation needs them to be. There is so much that can be done, the Governments and people simply need to want it to happen and push as hard as needs be to get it. To start with there needs to be a system of networks bound together that will span country-wide. Ala Amber Alert here in the US. It would be a bit expensive but […]