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Resilience — comments on session at Colorado Conference

Many thanks to Arthur Felts for his kind comments about me, in connection with a conference session on resilience at the Hazards Conference in Colorado last month.  See his August 13 post at the CARRI resilience project website. (See also … Continue reading

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Recent GAO Work On Long-Term Recovery from Disasters — FEMA’s Emergency Management Higher Education Conference June 9, 2010

At the recent Higher Education in Emergency Management Conference sponsored by DHS, June 7-10, GAO staffers provided a handout summarizing their recent work on recovery.  For a copy of their 24 page handout titled “Recent GAO Work on Disaster Recovery: … Continue reading

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Emergency Management Higher Education Program – June 13

We just returned from participating in the FEMA Higher Education Conference, where we were involved in sessions on Long-term Recovery from Disasters and also the use of Social Media for emergency management.  More details and some  postings will be provided … Continue reading

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Understanding Risk – international conference at World Bank

We attended an excellent conference this week.  See the UnderstandRisk.org website for more details and to participate via the Internet. The sessions are being taped for webcast. The conference made use of highly innovative presentation options, the international attendees are … Continue reading

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