Office of the Deputy Governor
Department of Disaster Management
Archives and Records Management
Release Date:
Thursday, 30 April 2015 - 4:30pm

The public is invited to learn practical steps to preserve and safeguard their records for Records MayDay on Friday May 1.

Persons can visit the Archives and Records Management Unit’s Open House from 10:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m.

Information on how to incorporate records management into disaster plans will be available.  Attendees can also view a complete disaster management kit and receive an electronic folder filled with resources to better prepare for potential hazard impacts.  The folder will also hold guidelines for response and business continuity following a disaster, in addition to a self-grading ‘check-up’ to see how well prepared agencies are before disaster strikes.

The Archives and Records Management Unit is located on the second floor of the Burhym Building directly upstairs Varieties and Electronics. For more information, telephone them 468-3044.


Colene A. Penn

Head of Communications
Recovery and Development Agency
E-Mail: colene.penn@bvirecovery.vg
Tel: +1 (284) 345-2776 | Mobile: +1 (284) 345-3387
Website: bvirecovery.vg