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Emergency Management: FEMA's Disaster Recovery Efforts in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands

Description
Describes the disaster recovery efforts of the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands in response to hurricane damage, including damage to hospitals and infrastructure. Discusses grant funding and recovery office establishment, and addresses the challenges in implementing the public assistance program.
Date
07/2019
Type
Document
Organization
Government Accountability Office
Tagged as
Emergency preparedness and response · Funding · Infrastructure · Policy · Puerto Rico · U.S. Virgin Islands