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RNPN Quarterly Call: Extreme Weather and COVID-19

Created by tmartin_napsg on May 27, 2020

Thursday, June 4, 2020 at Online via Zoom

Starts at 11:00 AM · Ends at 12:00 PM, PDT (America/Los_Angeles)

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Description

RSVP today for the Resilient Nation Partnership Network Quarterly Call and join us as for discussions around the intersection of COVID-19 and weather-related events featuring the Union of Concerned Scientists and Mayor Sharon Weston Broome of Baton Rouge, LA.

Featured Speakers and Presentations:

Dr. Kristina Dahl, Senior Climate Scientist, The Union of Concerned Scientists
Shana Udvardy, Climate Resilience Analyst, The Union of Concerned Scientists

In this session, UCS senior climate scientist Dr. Kristy Dahl will provide an overview of new analytics on the projected compound risks of COVID-19 and the 2020 hurricane season. UCS climate resilience analyst, Shana Udvardy will speak to how the federal government must better prepare for these types of compound risks by passing climate resilience related legislation, by resourcing FEMA, and by ensuring the new FEMA Building Resilient Infrastructure and Communities program must be guided by strong guidelines and framework.

We will also have a special presentation featuring Sharon Weston Broome, Mayor-President of Baton Rouge, LA and Co-Chair of the Mississippi River Cities & Towns Initiative.

RNPN Updates and Round Robin

Have an update to share? We'll be providing time to partners to share news and announcements with partners and other stakeholders in resilience. Let us know in advance and send an email to FEMA-ResilientNation@fema.dhs.gov.

How to Join:
Webinar Link: https://ogilvy.zoom.us/j/98591143809
Conference Line: 301-715-8592
Meeting ID: 985 9114 3809
Zoom Password: 1234

For questions, please email FEMA-ResilientNation@fema.dhs.gov.

We look forward to convening on June 4!

Online via Zoom