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12 Steps to an Effective Disaster Response and Recovery Plan

How should you approach disaster response and recovery in your organization?

1. Assume failures, disasters, and crises will occur.

Policies And Procedures

Chief Medical Officer: we’re not ready for Ebola in our region

The Australian Jared Owens 22 October 2014

AUSTRALIAN medical teams lack specialist training to manage an Ebola epidemic in our region, despite government claims it could “rapidly deploy forces” to a neighbouring country if requested. 134 more words

Leadership / Management

Spiritual and Psychological First Aid (SPFA) SAVE the DATE

WHEN: Friday December 5th,  8:00 to 5:30 and Saturday December 6th, 8:30-4:00

WHERE: Faith Chapel, Schuylerville, NY

Spiritual & Psychological First Aid
Providing effective emotional and spiritual care to individuals, families, and communities following critical incidents and in times of crisis requires special training, skills and understanding of the unique role of the crisis responder. 121 more words


Congresswoman Estela Hernandez to Speak at Bioneers

This weekend, El Salvadoran Congresswoman Estela Hernandez will be in the Bay Area to present at the Bioneers Conference. Estela is a community organizer and a key leader of La Coordinadora, and its affiliated NGO, the Mangrove Association. 282 more words

Community Organizing

Look back on how leaders reacted to ebola in Liberia

Below are recent blogs about #ebola from http://crofsblogs.typepad.com/h5n1/ over the last 3 days. It is useful because it contains some unique information sources, not just the usual AP/Reuters/Time/CNN news regurgitation. 11,991 more words


Korea Trip 2014. First Half

Busy Busy Busy. So far our trip to Korea has been great! We were invited by Dr. Yohan Lee to join him at his place “The Love C Center”… a diaspora ministry in Ansan City. 418 more words