TNC Caribbean

 Tsunami National Contacts (TNC):

 

The person designated by an ICG Member State government to represent his/her country in the coordination of international tsunami warning and mitigation activities. The person is part of the main stakeholders of the national tsunami warning and mitigation system programme. In the Caribbean and adjacent Regions this focal point also act as the focal point for other coastal hazards. This person may be the same as the TWFP.

 

ANTIGUA & BARBUDA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

National Office of Disaster Services

ARUBA (UNESCO Associate Member State)

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Departamento Meteorologico Aruba

BAHAMAS

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Department of Meteorology Bahamas

BARBADOS

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Coastal Zone Management Unit (Not available on 06.05.2013)

BELIZE

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

National Meteorological Service of Belize

CANADA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels) & Observer for Region

Canadian Hydrographic Service, Quebec Region - Fisheries and Oceans Canada

COLOMBIA

Comisión Colombiana del Océano

COSTA RICA

Programa Marino, Sistema Nacional de Áreas de Conservación, Ministerio de Ambiente y Energía

CURACAO

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Meteorological Department Curaçao

DOMINICA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Ministry of National Security (Not available on 06.05.2013)

FRANCE (ST MARTIN, FRENCH GUYANA, MARTINIQUE & GUADELOUPE)

TNC (Not validated through diplomatic channels)

Institut de Physique du Globe de Paris

GRENADA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

National Disaster Management Agency

GUATEMALA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)  

Instituto Nacional de Sismología Vulcanología (Insivumeh)

GUYANA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Hydrometeorological Service - Ministry of Agriculture

HAITI

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Service Maritime et de Navigation d’Haïti

HONDURAS

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Escuela de Ciencias, Facultad de Física, Universidad Nacional de Honduras

TNC alternate (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Comisión Permanente de Contingencias

JAMAICA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Ministry of local government and environment

MEXICO

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Direccion General de la Protección Civil

NETHERLANDS: (BONAIRE, SABA, SINT EUSTATIUS)

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Meteorological Department Curacao

NICARAGUA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Instituto Nicaragüense de Estudios Territoriales (INETER)

TNC alternate (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Sistema Nacional de Prevención y Mitigación de Desastres  SINAPRED

PANAMA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

 Sistema Nacional de Proteccion Civil (SINAPROC)

TNC alternate (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Autoridad Marítima de Panamá

SAINT KITTS AND NEVIS

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA)

SAINT LUCIA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

National Emergency Management Office

SAINT VINCENT AND THE GRENADINES (Not an IOC Member State)

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

National Emergency Management Office

SINT MAARTEN

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Section Disaster Management

SURINAME

TNC (Not validated through diplomatic channels)

National Coordination Center for Disaster Preparedness (NCCR)

TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Office of Disaster Preparedness and Management (ODPM)

UNITED KINGDOM: ANGUILLA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Department of Disaster Management

UNITED KINGDOM: BERMUDA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Bermuda Weather Service

UNITED KINGDOM: BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

Department of Disaster Management

UNITED KINGDOM: TURKS AND CAICOS

TNC (Not validated through diplomatic channels)

Dept of Disaster Management and Emergencies

UNITED KINGDOM: CAYMAN ISLANDS

Hazard Management Cayman Islands

Cayman Island National Weather Service

Emergency Communications Centre

UNITED STATES

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

NOAA Tsunami Program National Weather Service

TNC Alternate (Validated through diplomatic channels)

NWS Southern Region DOC/NOAA/National Weather Service

VENEZUELA

TNC (Validated through diplomatic channels)

FUNVISIS

TNC (Not validated through diplomatic channels)

Direcccion de Protección Civil Nacional

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