Category: Policy Issues for Emergency Preparedness

Policy issues in relation to emergency preparedness and disability.
  • Bonn Declaration
    • This declaration was initiated at the International Conference: Disasters are always inclusive. Persons with Disabilities in Humanitarian Emergency Situations Bonn, 7 - 8 November, 2007. It outlines policy recommendations for including people with disabilities in all aspects of emergency preparedness and relief work.
  • Saving Lives: Including People with Disabilities in Emergency Planning
    • This report provides steps the government should take to build an infrastructure that will enable diverse populations of people with disabilities to participate in emergency preparedness, disaster relief, and homeland security programs.