Cuba prepares itself to face high intensity earthquakes
- Submitted by: Juana
- Intense rains and floods
- 05 / 15 / 2015
On Saturday morning it will begin Meteoro -2015 Exercise, which will run until Sunday 17 and this time it will address the strengthening capacity of the country and the territories to face high intensity earthquakes, tsunamis, hurricanes, drought and disaster events of sanitary origin.
That is why this event will be preceded by another training exercise, Sismo -2015, which main objective is to increase the perception of risk, especially in the population, about the causes and consequences of these natural disasters which are one of the most terrible phenomena for citizens life and their property.
Sismo -2015 will be held at the headquarters of the National Staff of the Civil Defense and includes a detailed agenda at all management levels of the measures to be taken in each stage of reduction to mitigate its impact.