IAEM Global COVID-19 Resources & News

IAEM Global COVID-19 Resources & News

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FEMA PrepTalks on Pandemics

  • FEMA PrepTalks Partners with IAEM on PrepTalks. Here are two talks on the topic of pandemics:

Emergency Preparedness Against COVID-19

(June 24, 2020) This National League of Cities (NLC) document, Emergency Preparedness Against COVID-19: A Guide for Local Governments, is supported by IAEM. As local governments grapple with the COVID-19 challenge, hurricanes, wildfires, floods, and other disasters continue to threaten communities across the United States. Learn how local leaders can keep residents safe and prepare for these hazards amidst a global pandemic that requires physical distancing and other precautions.

Novel Coronavirus Hotspot Illness Radar

The Novel Coronavirus Hotspot Illness Radar was created by IAEM member Eric Kant, Kant Consulting Group, with capability donated by Sitscape, Sickweather and SABER, in partnership with the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM), the National Emergency Management Association, and UCF Mixed Emerging Technology Integration LabDaily visitors are 35,000+.

  • The portal is updated regularly with the latest trending illnesses and information relative to the COVID-19 outbreak, including a real-time illness monitor; COVID-19 FAQ, which charts cases; and COVID-19 GIS Hub.World Health Organization (WHO). The portal is already on Version 3.0. 
  • Thanks to SABER who added some new data fields, the portal has a fully interactive page. Click on any element, chart, graph to sort or filter all three data sources. 
  • A short video tutorial demonstrates how the site provides value to users. 
  • Questions about the portal may be directed to UnitifedPortal@TrustedOps.com.