Disaster Assistance Resources Available Just in Time For the 9th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy

October 19, 2021

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Disaster Assistance Resources Available Just in Time For the 9th Anniversary of Superstorm Sandy

The ninth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy is quickly approaching on October 29th, In perfect concert with this occasion, AIA National is announcing new resources for Disaster Assistance. 

The Fourth Edition of the Disaster Assistance Handbook addresses disaster response and preparedness with an expanded section on mitigation, resilience, and long-term recovery
AIA Disaster Assistance Handbook, 4th edition

A critical resource for design professionals, government officials, and community organizations who, together, can build a resilient and sustainable future. The AIA Disaster Assistance Handbook covers the role architects have in supporting their communities both pre- and post-disaster, features new federal protocols, and includes case studies and valuable lessons learned from the field. 

Want to learn more about disaster assistance? Join us for a free accompanying course!
Building a better world: How architects help their communities pre- and post-disaster
Monday, October 25 | Noon-1pm ET

Accompanying the release of the 4th edition of the AIA Disaster Assistance Handbook, this course presents an overview of the four phases of disaster management and the crucial role architects play in aiding their communities pre- and post-disaster.

Learn from experienced professionals as they share case studies of each phase of disaster management, incorporating their own past experiences in the field. 

October 25
12 – 1pm ET
Cost: Free
Earns: 1 AIA LU / HSW
Register now

Interested in further disaster assistance resources?Join the AIA Resilience Network!

The AIA Resilience Network focuses on disaster assistance, hazard mitigation, climate adaptation, and resilience through a forum that supports knowledge sharing, networking, news, events, and opportunities for external and internal participation. AIA Members of all backgrounds and levels of expertise are welcome to join!

Join now >Remember, all disasters are local. Reach out to your State or Local AIA chapter to get involved in your community.

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