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Funding

The Earthquake Unit is funded by the Government of Jamaica. Other funding are as below. The different Donors to the Earthquake are as below:

  1. Globe Insurance Company West Indies Limited - Funded refurbishing the Stony Hill Seismograph Station
  2. Jamaica National Building Society Foundation - Funded the initial Solar Power System installation at the Earthquake Unit.
  3. ODPEM Donated US$30,000 for  the  acquisition of Accelerograph
  4. The National Science Foundation (NSF) - Fund the Jamaica GPS Network for the GPS Campaign Site Measurement
  5. CTBTO Fund the equipment for the Jamaica National Data Center and Periodical training for the Earthquake Unit staff.
  6. Jamaica Social Investment Fund (JSIF) funded the upgrade of the Jamaica Seismograph Network and the Jamaica Accelerograph Network as part of a World Bank program
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