Mission

The National Emergency Management Office (NEMO) is involved in all aspects of disaster management. It acts with the counsel of and in concert with the National Emergency Committee (NEC). NEMO also performs the day-to-day operations associated with disaster management and submits reports to the Vice President. NEMO’s responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

Maintaining and testing the National Disaster Plan; Providing assistance to national and state agencies in the development of Agency Support Plans; Coordinating the development of public education programs regarding disaster planning; Coordinating and assisting in the training of specific disaster related skills; Providing logistical support to the Emergency Operation Center; Coordinating state and national disaster management planning; Periodically reviewing state and national legislation and regulations to insure that all are in compliance and coordination with this Plan; Performing other tasks as prescribed by law, executive order, and regulations or as required by the NEC.


News and Announcements

Public Advisory: New Water Hours (Tues, May 2, 2018)

The National Emergency Committee May 2, 2018 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   PUBLIC ADVISORY   PLEASE CONSERVE WATER WATER SHORTAGE WARNING and MANDATORY WATER RATIONING to CONTINUE   WATER OFF: 12AM TO 5AM (5 HOURS) for all of Koror and Airai   The National Emergency Committee (NEC) continues to place the Republic of Palau under “Water […]

Public Advisory

PUBLIC ADVISORY  PLEASE CONSERVE WATER WATER SHORTAGE WARNING and MANDATORY WATER RATIONING to RESUME WATER OFF: 10PM TO 5AM (7 HOURS) for all of Koror and Airai   The National Emergency Committee (NEC) continues to place the Republic of Palau under “Water Shortage WARNING –STAGE 2” and informs the general public that Mandatory Water Rationing for all […]

Special Weather Update: Monday, March 26 (8:00 AM)

SPECIAL WEATHER UPDATE Monday, March 26, 2018 8:00 AM This is a Special Weather Update from the National Emergency Management Office in cooperation with the National Weather Service informing the public that the Tropical Depression Jelawat is moving West-Northwest at 8 mph with maximum sustained winds of 35 mph. Tropical Depression Jelawat is now located […]

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NEMO Personnel

Mr. Waymine Towai, NEMO Coordinator
Mr. Singeo Franz, Civil Preparedness Officer
Ms. Tanya O. Rengulbai, Administrative Officer
Ms. Dina Sandei, Administrative Assistant
Mr. Jayson Chiokai, Boat Operator


Contact Info

P.O. Box 100
Koror, Palau
Tel: (680) 587-6366/6367
Fax: (680) 587-6368
E-mail: nemo@palaugov.org