Disaster Response

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation publishes content on disaster response and related issues. Find and access current and archived items in our database. 

Protecting Water Systems from Major Storm Events

Sometimes the most powerful disaster planning and relief stories are the ones you don’t hear about — the disruptions and damage that do not occur, because of the robust planning and preparations done in anticipation of a major storm event.

Hurricane Florence Coordination Call

Hurricane Florence's path of destruction has left flooding, power outages, and displaced communities. As we begin to see the full effect of Florence and continue the response and recovery process, join the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation for an update from organizations and individuals on the ground. This briefing is being provided to the business community to learn more about the situation on the ground and hear how the private sector can support response and recovery efforts. Speakers include: