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In the face of the escalating climate crisis, it becomes increasingly evident that marginalized communities and […]
It’s official! 📢 Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management is now a global nonprofit! […]
An eight-member delegation from the Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management (I-DIEM) has called […]
Modeled After NTSB, National Disaster Safety Board Would Help Communities Become More Resilient to Disasters WASHINGTON […]
As the response and recovery continue for the devastating wildfires impacting the Hawaiian  Islands, I-DIEM understands […]
TAMPA – August 11, 2023 – The Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management (I-DIEM) […]
Tuesday US President Joe Biden designated a three-part national monument to memorialize the racist and brutal […]
As an intern, most wouldn’t have the opportunity to travel with an organization in the early […]
This #WorldOceansDay, Waterkeeper Alliance is celebrating the #30x30 movement - a global call to action to protect at least 30% of lands, waters, and ocean by 2030! Congratulations to Waterkeepers Bahamas and BREEF for garnering support from the Prime Minister of the Bahamas Philip Davis to issue a proclamation to declare a National Ocean Protection Week for June 8th to 14th, 2023!
The Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management (I-DIEM) recently participated in the recent Native […]
WASHINGTON — FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell traveled to southern California and participated in two events on Friday, […]
ATLANTA – August 2, 2022 – The Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management (I-DIEM) […]
The Leflore County Board of Supervisors learned valuable EMERGENCY management skills in a tabletop exercise Tuesday […]
On July 20, 2022, the Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management (I-DIEM) was invited […]
The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) hosted a briefing on how the federal government as […]
This article was originally published on He grew up in the segregated South attending elementary […]
African Americans and people in lower socioeconomic groups are being disproportionately affected by the COVID-19 pandemic, […]
Ida made landfall in Louisiana as a Category 4 storm on Sunday. Reports of damage are […]
Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) in the United States are disproportionately affected by disasters. […]
When people discuss research in the context of corporate Diversity & Inclusion (D&I), the vast majority […]
Injustices like racism and white supremacy extensively manifest in emergency management and disaster preparedness. As the […]
A House Homeland Security subcommittee examined the coronavirus response and the impact of the virus on […]
The Southeast and Caribbean is a diverse region of people at different levels of readiness for […]
On Friday, May 28, 2022, Senators Schatz and Cassidy reintroduced the Disaster Learning and Lifesaving Act […]
After attending a racial equity training session hosted by NLC in 2019, Stevie Freeman-Montes, Sustainability Manager […]
The country’s top environmental official, EPA Administrator Michael S. Regan, joined a panel of health center […]
FEMA is making changes to a policy that has disproportionately affected Black homeowners in the South […]
Internal FEMA documents suggest low-income disaster survivors are less likely to receive some types of housing […]
The people who need help the most after disasters are least able to get it from […]
Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management (I-DIEM) Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Chauncia Willis, discusses […]
On Thursday, October 21, 2021, at 12 pm Eastern Time, the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights […]
How can emergency management (EM) change? Include different kinds of staff? Better serve diverse communities? Join […]
Wildfires. Flooding. Hurricanes. These all come to mind when one thinks of natural disasters. There have […]
The enemy of equity is the failure to acknowledge existing inequities. Now more than ever, it […]
Lisa Joyslin of the Minnesota Association of Volunteer Administrators (MAVA) and Chauncia Willis of the Institute […]
The “Emergency Management as a Career” panel series introduces students, professionals and those interested in or […]