Posted by: Gwen Camp, Director, Intergovernmental Affairs
November is nationally recognized as Native American Heritage Month. Here’s a brief message from Administrator Fugate about the importance of engaging tribal leaders and nations in emergency preparedness, response, and recovery:
As we focus on engaging the entire community in building better prepared and more resilient communities, FEMA is committed to working with American Indians and Alaska Natives, elders and other tribal leaders on how we can best support them.
For more on how tribal leaders, members and nations can get prepared for emergencies, visit Ready.gov/IndianCountry.