Dear USET/USET SPF Family,
The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has issued a Dear Tribal Leader Letter (DTLL) announcing a Tribal consultation on its draft “Achieving Equitable Recovery: A Post-Disaster Guide for Local Officials.” The purpose of this consultation is to receive feedback and recommendations from Tribal Leaders and officials regarding the contents of this guide before final publication. Topics for discussion include reducing recovery disparities, building resilience for communities, reducing impacts of recurring disasters, and mitigating climate risks. Details regarding the Tribal consultation on the draft Guide are as follows—
To view the Discussion Questions for this Tribal consultation, please view the DTLL. FEMA has also developed a Framing Paper, which can be viewed by clicking here. All information will also be available on FEMA’s website for this Tribal consultation. Written comments are due Thursday, May 11, 2023 and can be emailed to FEMA-CA-RSF@fema.dhs.gov.
For more information, please contact Brian Howard, USET SPF Senior Policy Analyst, at firstname.lastname@example.org.