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Building Resilience in Island Communities Training Series

Enterprise Community Partners, Puerto Rico Builders Association, University of Puerto Rico Architecture and Planning School
Sep 24, 2020

Laurie Schoeman

Marion Mollegen McFadden


Enterprise Community Partners and partner agencies are offering a training series based on the toolkit, The Keep Safe Guide to Building Resilience in Island Communities. The training focuses on emergency preparedness for housing and critical infrastructure in Puerto Rico and other islands in order to withstand extreme weather events.

Training sessions include:

  • Site Fortification Strategies
    August 20, 2020
    3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern
  • Strategies to Reduce Building Vulnerability
    August 27, 2020
    3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Eastern
  • Water and Energy Management
    September, 2020
    3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Eastern
  • Community Engagement
    September 10, 2020
    3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern
  • Passive Habitability
    September 17, 2020
    3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern
  • Putting It All Together
    September 24, 2020
    3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Eastern

The training is designed for community leaders, housing program administrators, property operators, homeowners, tenants, and construction professionals in Puerto Rico and other islands.

Geographic coverage
Puerto Rico
Amount of funding

The training is provided at no cost.

Application process

Register for each training session individually using the links on the program website.

Tagged as
Emergency preparedness and response · Environmental health · Health workforce education and training · Housing and homelessness · Human services · Infrastructure · Public health · Puerto Rico

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