New technologies are being used to further enhance Cuba´s capacity to react and respond to disasters.
The 2019 Meteoro Popular Exercise verified today, during a practical demonstration, the capacity of response of the technique, forces and means before a hypothetical fire in the base of Storage of Fuel of Cuba Petróleo, in this city.
The 2019 Meteoro Civil Defense exercise, aimed at preparing Cubans to mitigate the effects of weather events, ends this Sunday throughout the country.
With the aim at mitigating damages to the economy and the people from effects of natural disasters, Cuba began on Saturday the Civil Defense drills Meteoro 2019.
The National Civil Defense Staff announced that the 2019 Meteoro Popular Drill will take place on May 18 and 19, with a view to strengthening the province's capacities to face disasters of natural, technological and health origin.