JSIF Spearheads National Risk Information Platform

Environment and Project Officer at the Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF), Stacey-Anne Preston highlights plans for the development of a National Risk Information Platform (NRIP), at a JIS Think Tank session.
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Monday, April 16, 2018 - 9:30am
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The Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF) is spearheading the development of a National Risk Information Platform (NRIP), which will allow all risk data to be located and updated in a centralised platform that is available to government agencies and the public.In an interview with JIS News, Environment and Project Officer at JSIF, Stacey-Ann Preston, said that the NRIP will promote a culture of safety and risk reduction through the collection of targeted hazard and risk information, and will involve the assistance of several government ministries, departments and agencies.