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.

December 13, 2022, 11 a.m. to Noon MST

Policy Research from the Mitigation Matters Award Program

Qiong Wang, Virginia Tech
Ronald Schumann, University of North Texas
Sherri Brokopp Binder, BrokoppBinder Research & Consulting
Sua Kim, University of Utah
Divya Chandrasekhar, University of Utah

Save the dates for future Making Mitigation Work webinars:

February 14, 2023, 11 a.m. to Noon MT
March 14, 2023, 11 a.m. to Noon MT
April 11, 2023, 11 a.m. to Noon MT
May 16, 2023, 11 a.m. to Noon MT
June 13, 2023, 11 a.m. to Noon MT

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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.