Making Mitigation Work

Mitigation Works
Investing in infrastructure, such as this waterway built to prevent flooding, is one of the many way we can mitigate disaster impacts. Source: Shutterstock Images.

Webinar Series

The Natural Hazards Center, in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency, is pleased to present the Making Mitigation Work Webinar Series. These free one-hour webinars feature innovative speakers and highlight progress in mitigation policy, practice, and research.

April 18, 2023, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. MDT

Equitable Engagement with Underserved Communities

Cathleen Carlisle, Federal Emergency Management Agency
Carson MacPherson-Krutsky, Natural Hazards Center
Mary Angelica Painter, Natural Hazards Center
Lori Peek, Natural Hazards Center
Melissa Villarreal, Natural Hazards Center

May 16, 2023, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. MDT

Planning for Hazards: Reducing Community Risk

Anne Miller, Department of Local Affairs
Andrew Rumbach, Urban Institute
Dale Case, Boulder County Community Planning and Permitting Department

Save the dates for future Making Mitigation Work webinars:

June 13, 2023, 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. MDT

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The Making Mitigation Work Webinar Series is made possible through supplemental funding from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to the National Science Foundation (NSF Award #1635593). Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of FEMA, NSF, or the Natural Hazards Center.