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In the event that a serious incident
Be prepared by having a plan with your program
facilitator, administrative staff, host institution as to what to
do in an emergency.
Have contact information for local hospitals
and emergency services programmed in your phone.
Contact the program facilitator,
administrative staff at your institution, colleagues of friends,
and Memorial University's St. John's Campus (via your emergency
Have the Canadian consulate information handy,
and know the emergency contact information in Ottawa
If you are
registered as a Canadian abroad
, depending on the severity of
the situation you may receive official correspondence from the
Canadian government as to what to do. Follow this advice and share
the advice with your classmates and colleagues if they have not
- Contact the operations centre at the Department of Foreign
Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT). collect (613) 996 - 8885.
You will be able to speak with or leave a message for an Operations
Officer detailing the nature of your emergency.