Category: NHFD Staff News

Furthering FEMA’s Commitment To People With Disabilities And Older Adults

Furthering FEMA’s Commitment To People With Disabilities And Older Adults

On this episode of the FEMA podcast we catch up with Linda Mastandrea, director of FEMA’s Office of Disability Integration and Chris Smith from FEMA’s Office of Response & Recovery and hear how the...

Live from Silicon Valley And The FEMA Region Nine Disaster Innovation Forum

Live from Silicon Valley And The FEMA Region Nine Disaster Innovation Forum

On this episode we catch up with leaders from Private Sector partners in Disasters to understand how we can all work together to leverage leading-edge technology and innovation to help support disaster survivors. Just...

Critical Infrastructure Security And Resilience Month

Critical Infrastructure Security And Resilience Month

November is Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience Month, and on today’s episode of the FEMA podcast, we’ll sit down with Brian Harrell, Assistant Director at the US Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency, to learn...

Tribal Mitigation – Improving Resiliency In Oregon

Tribal Mitigation – Improving Resiliency In Oregon

On this episode, we talk to attendees at the Northwest Tribal Public Health Emergency Preparedness Training and Conference in Portland, Oregon, about readying Tribal nations for catastrophic disasters through FEMA mitigation grant programs. See...

Veterans At FEMA

Veterans At FEMA

On today’s episode of the FEMA podcast, we’ll talk to FEMA veterans from each of the five branches of the military and learn more about their experience, the resources our Agency offers to support...

National Community Planning Month

National Community Planning Month

October is National Community Planning Month – a nationally-recognized, American Planning Association (APA) led initiative that focuses on the importance of community planning and its impacts. National Community Planning Month ties into FEMA’s Strategic...

Agency Update: The 4th Edition Of The National Response Framework Public Release

Agency Update: The 4th Edition Of The National Response Framework Public Release

As part of the Federal Emergency Management Agency’s effort to build a national culture of preparedness, we’re releasing the 4th edition of the National Response Framework (NRF). An important update that incorporate lessons learned...

Dando Palique Ep7: Protección Ambiental, Histórica e Iniciativas de Resiliencia

Dando Palique Ep7: Protección Ambiental, Histórica e Iniciativas de Resiliencia

El episodio de hoy está en gran medida enfocado en el ambiente. Tenemos como invitada a otra agencia hermana que ha estado trabajando mano a mano con FEMA en múltiples proyectos de recuperación enfocados...