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    Support Infrastructure for Shelter Management

    The Aftermath of Hurricane Michael

    Many entities come together to support short- and long-term shelters for those displaced during disaster—but the complexity of such operations and variation of actors involved can pose problems for effective planning. Learn more in this report from the Quick Response Research Program.

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    Colonization and Disaster

    A Reminder Why Puerto Rico is Here Again

    As Puerto Rico communities organize to support each other after the recent earthquake, this November 2017 Research Counts article is a pointed reminder of how U.S. colonialism has contributed to a lack of infrastructure resilience.

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    Collective Action in Communities Exposed to Recurring Hazards

    The 2018 Camp Fire in California

    See how emergency planning for Butte County, California the town of Paradise played out during the Camp Fire, with a special focus on evacuation behavior in this recent Quick Response report.

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NHC Articles

Support Infrastructure for Shelter Management - 01/15/2020

Support Infrastructure for Shelter Management

Many entities come together to support short- and long-term shelters for those displaced during disaster—but the complexity of such operations and variation of actors involved can pose problems for effective planning. Learn more in this report from the Quick Response Research Program.

Read More...

Colonization and Disaster - 01/09/2020

Colonization and Disaster

As Puerto Rico communities organize to support each other after the recent earthquake, this November 2017 Research Counts article is a pointed reminder of how U.S. colonialism has contributed to a lack of infrastructure resilience.

Read More...

Collective Action in Communities Exposed to Recurring Hazards - 12/20/2019

Collective Action in Communities Exposed to Recurring Hazards

See how emergency planning for Butte County, California the town of Paradise played out during the Camp Fire, with a special focus on evacuation behavior in this recent Quick Response report.

Read More...