Issue #4008
Mitigation Funding in the FEMA Public Assistance Program

Mitigation Funding in the FEMA Public Assistance Program

Mitigation is valuable to society in many ways. It creates stronger, safer and more resilient communities and infrastructure. It also has the potential to save lives and lessens the economic impact on a community following a disaster.

In this 9th edition of Disaster Recovery Today, FEMA’s mitigation funding through the 404 and 406 programs is explored, their history, benefits and importance to communities.