Resilient Communities are the Foundations of a Resilient America.

Recent Work

CaRES

The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), in concert with Immigration Customs Enforcement’s (ICE) Student and Exchange Visitors’ Program (SVEP) and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Office of Academic Engagement (OAE), sought development of tools and processes to enhance campus communities’ responses to and recovery from various kinds of crises, natural disaster, attacks of violence, and other man-made or technological disruptions. READ MORE…

CARRI in Action

CARRI is partnering with Firestorm to conduct monthly interactive workshops to provide information, situational updates and actionable insights, advice, and support before, during, and after disasters and crises. Firestorm® is a national leader in crisis management, vulnerability analysis/threat assessment, and business continuity. Firestorm and its Expert Council™ have hands-on experience dealing with the worst U.S. disasters of this century. READ MORE…

Community Resilience System

The Community Resilience System (CRS) brings together the resources, tools, and processes needed to improve community resilience. The CRS consists of:

  • A knowledge base of what community resilience is, what makes communities more resilient, what tools can help communities assess their resilience, and what resources can help communities take action to become more resilient. READ MORE…