The Community Preparedness Webinar Series: Women & Youth

Women and Youth Emergency Management Stakeholder Update

Recorded March 8, 2012

On March 8th, in honor of International Women’s Day, FEMA hosted a multi-agency briefing on the work being done regarding issues that impact women and children during disasters and emergencies. The meeting was broadcast virtually from 9:00a.m. – 11:30a.m. Some of the topics suggested by FEMA and/or Stakeholders include:

  • FEMA’s Children and Disasters Update
  • DHS Blue Campaign on Human Trafficking Update
  • Department of Education update on youth initiatives and emergency preparedness programs in schools
  • Department of Health and Human Services Update on emergency preparedness for women and at-risk youth
  • Department of Justice update on emergency preparedness plans for juvenile justice systems

Last Updated: 01/02/2014