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Mapping Custom Services for Informed Disaster Giving


Maps fascinate me – road maps, topographic maps, physical maps, political maps, and even treasure maps. These complex pieces of paper give me a sense of direction, a sense of purpose, and a sense of orientation. Regardless of where I … Continued

Regine Webster

Best Ways to Meet Mental Health Needs of Older Adults Following Disaster


Meeting the Mental Health Needs of Older Adults in Disasters, written by Lisa Furst, LMSW, M.P.H., Director of Education for the Geriatric Mental Health Alliance of Education for the Mental Health Association of New York City, was published in 2014 … Continued

UN Report Examines Best Ways to Finance Resilience

The United Nations Development Program released a study in 2014, titled “Financing Recovery for Resilience.” Written by Fiona Bayat-Renoux and Yannick Glemarec, the study examines whether the financing process of disaster recovery efforts is consistent with the international architecture to … Continued