St. Ann, Jamaica
February 10-21, 2003

Pan American Health Organisation World Health Organisation University of the West Indies, Mona Jamaica Caribbean Disaster Emergency Response Agency
Caribbean Development Bank Office for Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management, Jamaica Ministry of Health Jamaica
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  Complex Disasters
Technological Disasters
Terrorism and Bio-terrorism
Simulation Exercise
Complex Disasters

Presentations made by Dr. Geert Haghebaert

1 Collective Violence, WHO Factsheet
2 Lessons Learnt and future expectations of complex emergencies,
Frederick M Burkle, Jr in "Clinical review BMJ VOLUME 319" 14 AUGUST 1999
3 Complex Emergencies and the Crisis of Developmentalism,
Mark Duffield, School of Public Policy, University of Birmingham in: "Section 2 Workbook/Readings/4 Complex Emergencies", June 1994
4 Complex Emergencies, Update and Policy Recommendations
5 Complex Emergencies, Various Articles
6 List of Breaches against International Humanitarian Law
7 Outline Strategy For Malaria Control In Complex Emergencies,
WHO Roll Back Malaria Complex Emergencies Network
8 What is International Humanitarian Law?
International Committee of the Red Cross, 2003

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Technological Disasters

Presentations made by Eng. Rubens CÚsar Perez

1 2000 Emergency Response Guidebook English  
2 2000 Emergency Response Guidebook Spanish  

National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1994,
Standard on Protective Ensembles for Chemical Biological Terrorism Incidents

4 NFPA 471,
Recommended Practice for Responding to Hazardous Materials Incidents
5 NFPA 472,
Standard for Professional Competence of Responders
6 NFPA 473,
Standard for Competencies or EMS Personnel
7 NFPA Supplement 7,
Beginning the Hazard Analysis Process
8 NFPA Supplement 10,
Guidelines for Decontamination of Fire Fighters and Their Equipment
9 NFPA Supplement 14,
Emergency Response to Incidents Involving Chemical and Biological Warfare Agents
10 National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards
11 Proactive emergency Spill Response, Trident Technologies - video
a CAMEO presentation
CAMEO Instructor Manual
CAMEO User's Manual
CAMEO Student Workbook
CAMEO - installation of program
b ALOHA presentation
Aloha Instructor Manual
Aloha User's Manual
ALOHA-  installation of program
c MARPLOT presentation
MARPLOT Instructor Manual
MARPLOT User's Manual
MARPLOT Student Workbook
MARPLOT - installation of program

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Terrorism and Bio-terrorism
1 Emergency Response To Terrorism Self-Stud, Federal Emergency Management Agency


  Course Overview  

  Terrorism in Perspective  
  Incidents and Indicators  
  Self Protection  
  Scene Control  
  Notification and Coordination  
  Terrorism Incident Annex  


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Simulation Exercise

Presentations made by Dr. Claude de Ville

1 Exercise, Central Level


2 Exercise, Central Level, Messages  

3 Exercise 1, State Level  
4 Exercise 1, Local Level, Messages  

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