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Virtual IA Symposium May 2022: IA Major Declaration Factors & Preliminary Damage Assessments (PDA)


During this virtual symposium, FEMA Individual Assistance (IA) discussed IA Declaration Factors and IA Preliminary Damage Assessments.

Fecha: 19 de mayo de 2022

Hora: 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Ubicación: Virtual

Watch Symposium

Detalles del Evento

FEMA’s Individual Assistance (IA) Division invites you to explore this recorded webinar on:

  • What are the determining factors for requesting an IA Major Disaster Declaration, including state and local government’s fiscal capacity, available state and local program resources, private sector and non-governmental organization capacity, the extent of uninsured households, and impact on community infrastructure
  • Overview of the preliminary damage assessment (PDA) process conducted to help federal and SLTT partners determine the magnitude of damage and the impact of disasters

The After Action Report is also now available.

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