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Women respond to the effects of climate change and natural disasters Women generally suffer more than men do from the effects of climate change and natural disasters. This observation leads the SDC to develop a targeted strategy of supporting projects … Continue reading →
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This has nothing to to do with emergency management, but the Diva thinks it would be great if some successful business executives would consider it as a line of work or volunteer activity. Stanford’s New Freshman Class Is for Successful … Continue reading →
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Suits and Storms 03-24-2017
Author:  Jessica Stapf What happens when an umbrella or a raincoat just isn’t enough?Last week I wrote about umbrellas and raincoats and the importance of being prepared for anything from rain events to disasters. ...
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A news article that features an interview with Craig Fugate: Fugate on His Replacement and Hatred for Bureaucracy.Filed under: FEMA
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Author:  Jessica Stapf  There’s an old song that talks about raindrops falling on heads. If you know what song I’m talking about, it’s probably stuck in your head now; it’s quite catchy. (If not, I think it’s defin...
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Author:  Jessica Stapf I’ve written before about how I grew up in upstate New York and how much I dislike snow and the more I think about this storm and the potential it has to bring some not-so-nice weather here a...
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Fort McMurray is a lesson for the rest of the Western United States about the increase in fire danger that we have seen develop over the years as the drought in the West has continued. For a wildland fire this was very expensive due to the loss of 2,400 homes and then also the impact of lost economi...
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Tom Bossert, who has been named to be the president's homeland security adviser appears, to know "which end is up" when it comes to homeland security and emergency management. If you look at the link above, it gives a brief work history. In particular I like the fact that he has worked at the Federa...
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