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U.S. Chamber BCLC, InterAction, FedEx Launch Initiative to Map Recovery Projects in Haiti
New Tool to Bring Transparency and Accountability to Recovery Efforts
Conference Call Offers First Glimpse of Collection of Resiliency Articles by Leading Business, NGO, and Government Officials
Twelve Companies Partnering with Governments and NGOs to Reduce Poverty, Improve Health Care, and Soften Impact of Humanitarian Crises
Current Economy Makes Disaster Management Even More Critical
WASHINGTON, D.C.—This week, the U.S. Chamber Business Civic Leadership Center unveiled the Pakistan Flood Response Map, an interactive website to accomplish real-time, in-depth information sharing to assist companies and humanitarian organizations responding to the massive floods in Pakistan. The map, made possible by a grant from theAbbott Fund, the philanthropic foundation for the global health care company, Abbott, includes data on 450 projects, representing 130 organizations, 80 businesses, and more than one billion dollars in contributions to the Pakistan’s recovery effort.
WASHINGTON, D.C.—As a nod to the importance of private-sector involvement in decision-making about disaster response, the U.S. Chamber BCLC today announced the appointment of Gerald McSwiggan to the new National Mass Care Council.
U.S. Chamber’s BCLC and USPBC Continue to Coordinate Business Response Activities
U.S. Chamber’s BCLC and USPBC Act as Coordination Hub for Business Community