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The Next Step to a National Disaster Safety Board

Expert BlogUnited StatesAnna Weber

What do the deadly Texas deep freeze in March, Hurricane Ida in August, and the summer’s heatwaves and wildfires have in common? In each case, their worst effects might have been prevented, if we had applied lessons we’d learned from…

Building Resilience, BRIC by BRIC

Expert BlogUnited StatesAnna Weber

FEMA has announced the first selections for its new Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities (BRIC) grants. Did the first year of the program live up to its promises?

What Is Urban Flooding?

Expert BlogAnna Weber
A new report focuses attention on the widespread, costly, and under-recognized destruction of urban flooding.