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Zouk Mosbeh, Lebanon, 2009/07/31 - BCME is now Operating in the M East Main Focus is to build a disaster resilient community by promoting awareness of the importance of disaster reduction and Business Continuity with the goal of reducing human, social, economic & environmental losses.
Business Continuity Middle East NGO in July 2009 has celebrated it first anniversary and is glad to announce that it has officially began operating in the Middle East under the Lebanese chapter Safe Lebanon.
Located in Lebanon and Keeping an eye on the rest of the Middle East.
The Association of Business Continuity Middle East is formed under the license of the Lebanese Ministry of interior under notice n# 712.
Our Main Focus is to build a disaster resilient community by promoting increased awareness of the importance of disaster reduction and Business Continuity with the goal of reducing human, social, economic and environmental losses.
1- Expand public awareness about the Disasters (Natural, Operational, Health, And Security) and know-how of its management at both the national and regional levels in governmental and private bodies/firms, in decision-making centers, as well as in NGOs and civil societies through conferences, seminars, publications, etc"
2- Establish, nationally and regionally, a consultation and communication network within the framework of a governing organizational secretariat which study the assumptions and put the remedial programmes, and constitute effective and influential groups within its geographical scope.
3- Execute training courses in institutions, organizations and volunteering groups, on the management, mitigation and the business continuity and Disaster Reduction.
4- Propose a draft framework tackling (Kyoto Framework and the Business Continuity Standard) both the public and private sectors around the prevention steps to be taken versus the possible risks, dealing with the business continuity and its management.
Recently Published Guides:
• The Middle East Swine Flu Highlight;
• Lebanese Civil Defense guideline of what to do during and after an earthquake;
• Lebanese Red Cross Household emergency Plan, Swine Flu Prevention and information Guides can be downloaded from our site.