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Events

FEMA hosts virtual and in-person events to provide training, assist disaster survivors, share hiring opportunities, and promote other activities related to helping people before, during and after disasters.



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FEMA has published a Request for Information notice in the Federal Register seeking public comment on the National Flood Insurance Program’s Community Rating System (CRS) program.


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Louisiana homeowners and renters affected by Hurricane Ida who live in Ascension, Assumption, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Iberia, Iberville, Jefferson, Lafourche, Livingston, Orleans, Plaquemines, Pointe Coupee, St. Bernard, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. John the Baptist, St. Martin, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Terrebonne, Washington, West Baton Rouge, and West Feliciana Parishes have until October 28, 2021 to apply for disaster assistance. 


FEMA is currently seeking interested, qualified property-management companies and owners of rental properties to help the housing needs for Hurricane Ida survivors.


FEMA has published a Request for Information notice in the Federal Register seeking public comment on the National Flood Insurance Program’s minimum floodplain standards. The notice also requests comments on how the program could better promote the conservation of threatened and endangered species and their habitats consistent with the Endangered Species Act.


Disaster survivors who are working on their homes after Hurricane Ida can visit Lowe’s in Thibodaux this week to talk with FEMA mitigation specialists about their damage and discuss how to best repair their homes.


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Hurricane Ida survivors will be able to meet with FEMA Disaster Survivor Assistance specialists at Southern University in Baton Rouge until Thursday, Oct. 28.

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Join the Resilient Nation Partnership Network, FEMA, NASA, and leaders across resilience, climate, and equity as we promote climate action throughout October. The four-week event will host opportunities for partners to engage with industry peers and identify future collaborative opportunities to advance climate action within our work to create a more resilient nation.

PDAT offers live virtual trainings and offers a webinar series available anytime to help you understand how to purchase in compliance with federal procurement rules.

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Join the FEMA Office of Disability Integration and Coordination (ODIC) on Oct. 28 at 11 a.m. ET as we celebrate National Disability Employment Awareness Month and explore federal employment resources for disabled and all veterans, in honor of Veterans Day 2021.

This event is virtual and is open to transitioning military personnel, veterans and spouses.

Past Events


Information sessions and Q&A for third (final) year law students interested in learning more about working at FEMA's Office of the Chief Counsel.

These one-hour virtual trainings will be facilitated by GPD’s Procurement Disaster Assistance Team (PDAT) and will cover the federal rules that allow for noncompetitive (“sole source”) procurements along with important compliance considerations when exercising these flexibilities.

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Join the Resilient Nation Partnership Network, FEMA, NASA, and leaders across resilience, climate, and equity as we promote climate action throughout October. The four-week event will host opportunities for partners to engage with industry peers and identify future collaborative opportunities to advance climate action within our work to create a more resilient nation.

Equal Opportunity Publications is hosting a STEM Diversity Virtual Career Fair. This brings brings industry and government together with members of minority groups, women and people with disabilities in the SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING, and MATHEMATICS (STEM) career disciplines.

In celebration of NDEAM (National Disability Employment Awareness Month), join us to attend our third annual Disability Mentoring Day.
Last updated November 2, 2020