Rob Capriccioso
9/5/14
Just a few months into his first term, President Barack Obama requested that all federal agencies develop “meaningful consultation and collaboration with tribal officials.” On Nove...
ICTMN Staff
8/26/14
Building on last year’s Stafford Act amendment making tribes eligible to apply directly for federal disaster aid, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) has upped its engag...
NTEMC Release
6/7/14
Steve Golubic, Executive Director for the National Tribal Emergency Management Council (NTEMC) announced June 2 in Washington D.C., that Richard Flores, the recently retired Specia...
ICTMN Staff
4/3/14
President Barack Obama declared a major disaster for the region of Washington State decimated by the March 22 landslide, which at last count had killed 29 people, with 19 still mis...
ICTMN Staff
1/22/14
With disaster assistance now available to tribes through the 2013 Stafford Act, the Navajo Nation has set out to streamline the process of applying for its residents...
ICTMN Staff
10/26/13
The Santa Clara Pueblo was severely affected by storms and flooding September 13 – 16...
ICTMN Staff
9/29/13
Santa Clara Pueblo has been declared a disaster for devastating storms and flooding that occurred in July, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) announced on Friday Septem...
ICTMN Staff
8/30/13
In the closing hours of August 29, President Barack Obama declared a major disaster exists for the Karuk Tribe as a result of a wildfire from July 29 to August 2...
Anne Minard
3/4/13
The Navajo Nation is finally emerging from Operation Winter Freeze, an unprecedented weather-related state of emergency in which more than 3,000 homes lost water due to frozen and ...
ICTMN Staff
3/2/13
On March 1, the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians became the first American Indian tribe to receive a Presidential Disaster Declaration under the recently amended Stafford Act when ...

Pages