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WASHINGTON -- Today, FEMA announced its new equity definition to ensure alignment and coordinated progress across the agency.

Press Release
WASHINGTON -- DHS today announced three immediate steps FEMA is taking to reduce barriers to access experienced by underserved populations through programs that provide individual assistance to disaster survivors.
Press Release
Today, FEMA announced two initiatives to advance equity across the agency, which are part of the agency’s efforts to focus on reducing barriers and increasing opportunities. The two major initiatives are the formation of an Equity Enterprise Steering Group and the establishment of a robust stakeholder engagement process to develop the agency’s 2022 – 2026 Strategic Plan.
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We invite you to join us on May 11th to engage in a community discussion about how FEMA is working with other federal agencies to coordinate with state, tribal and territorial authorities and private sector partners and others to ensure vaccine equity for people with disabilities and to assist, augment and expedite vaccinations in the United States.
FEMA Event
From April to July 2021, FEMA sought public comments on how the agency's programs deal with climate change and underserved communities and populations.
FEMA Event
One of the biggest challenges we face at FEMA is making sure that we get important messages to the people who need them. Whether we are warning people about an approaching hurricane, explaining how to stay safe during an earthquake or sharing information on how to get vaccinated during a pandemic, communication is vital to the success of FEMA’s mission.
Blog entry

PHILADELPHIA – On March 3rd, 2021, FEMA Region 3, along with the City of Philadelphia, its federal partners, a

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Join the Office of Disability Integration and Coordination on February 24, 2021 at 1pm ET to learn how FEMA is working with other federal agencies to coordinate with state, tribal and territorial authorities and private sector partners and others to ensure vaccine equity for people with disabilities and to assist, augment and expedite vaccinations in the United States.
FEMA Event