Our CDEM Group works together to:
Horizons has facilitated the establishment of a CDEM Group in accordance with the Civil Defence and Emergency Management Act 2002.
As a member of the group our responsibilities include evaluating warning systems, implementing Civil Defence controllers' courses and operating as the Group Emergency Operation Centre. More information on the roles and responsibilities of Horizons and other agencies can be found in the CDEM Group Plan.
The members of the Manawatu - Wanganui CDEM group include:
The CDEM Group is supported by a Coordinating Executive Group (CEG), which meets approximately every six weeks to plan the work of the CDEM Group. This group is made up of senior staff from local authorities, emergency services and the district health board.
See the organisation chart explaining the relationships of the CDEM Group Committee, CEG and Emergency Management Office (EMO).
See below for the training forecast and meeting calendar of the Manawatu-Wanganui CDEM Group. These are updated approximately every two months.
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