Welcome to the TsunamiZone in the Caribbean!

Caribbean participants
and counting!

The Caribbean’s 2020 tsunami preparedness activities will primarily occur during the week of March 16 – 20, including the CARIBE WAVE 2020 exercise. Join us by registering your tsunami preparedness activities!


UNESCO CARIBE EWS Member States and Territories

Antigua and Barbuda* Bahamas Barbados Belize Brazil**
Colombia Costa Rica Cuba Dominica Dominican Republic
France (Guadeloupe, Guyane, Martinique, Saint Martin, St. Barthelemy) Grenada
Guatemala Guyana Haiti Honduras Jamaica Mexico
Netherlands (Aruba***, Bonaire, Curaçao***, Saba, Sint Eustatius, Sint Maarten***)
Nicaragua Panama Saint Kitts and Nevis Saint Lucia
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines Suriname Trinidad and Tobago
United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland (Anguilla***, Bermuda, British Virgin Islands***, Cayman Islands***, Montserrat***, Turks and Caicos)
United States (Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands) Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of

*not an IOC Member State

**Designations of Tsunami National Contacts and Tsunami Warning Focal Points pending

***UNESCO Associate Member States participating at IOC CARIBE EWS

Observer Member States of UNESCO CARIBE EWS

Canada Peru
Caribbean Events

A list of TsunamiZone events will appear below.

Coming Soon

Add an event to the Caribbean calendar.

participants registered

Participate and Share

How to Participate
Information for individuals, schools and many types of organizations

Tsunami Week Resources
Manuals, posters, & much more

Who is Participating?
Lists by county, area, & category

Share Your Activities
Your photos, videos, and stories of tsunami preparedness week

Caribbean Resources

Overview of CARIBE WAVE 2020 Exercises
Coming Soon; will Include links for KMZ files, handbooks, webinar presentations, and more

Tsunami Exercise Manuals from the NTWC
Includes CARIBE WAVE, LANTEX, PACIFEX exercises for 2020, as well as past exercises

Plan & Prepare: Tsunamis
From Virgin Islands Territorial Emergency Management Agency (VITEMA)