Engaging the public in critical disaster planning and decision making : workshop summary

Engaging the Public in Critical Disaster Planning and Decision Making is the summary of a workshop held in March 2013 to discuss the key principles of public engagement during the development of disaster plans, the response phase, and during the dissemination phase when interested community partners...

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Main Authors: Wizemann, Theresa M., Snair, Megan Reeve (Author), Altevogt, Bruce M. (Author)
Corporate Authors: Institute of Medicine (U.S.) Forum on Medical and Public Health Preparedness for Catastrophic Events, Engaging the Public in Critical Disaster Planning and Decision Making (Workshop) (2013, Atlanta, Ga.)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Washington, D.C. National Academies Press [2013], 2013
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Summary:Engaging the Public in Critical Disaster Planning and Decision Making is the summary of a workshop held in March 2013 to discuss the key principles of public engagement during the development of disaster plans, the response phase, and during the dissemination phase when interested community partners and the general public are informed of the policies that have been adopted. Presenters provided specific examples of resources to assist jurisdictions in planning public engagement activities as well as challenges experienced and potential solutions. This report introduces key principles of public engagement, provides practical guidance on how to plan and implement a public engagement activity, and presents tools to facilitate planning
Item Description:Title from PDF t.p
Physical Description:1 PDF file (xvii, 51 pages) illustrations
ISBN:9780309288910
0309288916