National Resource Center on Advancing Emergency Preparedness for Culturally Diverse Communities
This website of the National Resource Center in the US serves as a central clearinghouse of resources and an information exchange portal to facilitate communication, networking and collaboration to improve preparedness, build resilience and eliminate disparities for culturally diverse communities across all phases of an emergency.
It is intended for a broad audience including individuals, communities, government, emergency planners, emergency managers, first responders, health care providers, public health professionals, researchers, businesses and policymakers interested in preparedness for diverse populations.
The site currently includes:
The Center also has plans for an online discussion forum for the exchange of ideas and information, including experiences, lessons learned, promising practices and strategies, success stories, new resources, innovations, policies, and events. It also is in the throes of developing an online member directory of experts and professionals working to integrate culturally diverse communities across into preparedness planning and action.