As we embark on the start of our 20th Anniversary year, it's important to reflect on where we started. At our AGM last year, we had three of the founding members tell their story, and share their knowledge. Thanks to David Etkin, Emdad Haque and Laurie Pearce for all of their dedication and commitments over
We are so excited to be entering our 20th Anniversary year. It's something to reflect on and celebrate. We've got several special announcements on what the upcoming year will hold, and we invite you to join us at our AGM on January 25th. Join us for updates, announcements, guests and our Awards Presentations. There's still
Students, Emerging Professionals, seasoned professionals, folks interested in Disaster & Emergency Management, we are excited to share that we have Discord Server! We wanted a dedicated space to facilitate discussion, collaboration, and knowledge sharing across our Canadian DEM community, and we’d love for you to be a part of it. If you have any questions,
It's been seven years since the #SendaiFramework was established. While the past few years threw us a curve ball, some progress has been made in the four priorities, while others have suffered. As we round this corner, the question is: Are we making enough progress to “to prevent and reduce disaster risk through the implementation of integrated
Our mission is to bring together the disaster risk management community to increase resiliency through the transfer of knowledge, the building of relationships, and the exchange of best practices. In order to accomplish this, we rely on industry colleagues to contribute their time to the initiatives for our members, that serves the above. Do any
The lastest issue is call HOPE. COVID-19 pandemic. Wildfires. Extreme heat. Tornadoes. Floods. Atmospheric rivers. War. Derecho. Monkeypox. What’s next? Cascading, overlapping, and marathon emergencies in Canada and abroad, seemingly with no end in sight, are leading to exhaustion, burn out and feelings of hopelessness within the workforce and society at large. When optimism can
CRHNet President Dear CRHNet members and supporters, past and present,Like so many other organizations around the world, CRHNet has faced a number of challenges leading up to and since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. We recognize that it is necessary to shift the priorities and activities of the organization in response to both
On behalf of the Board of Directors and the CRHNet membership, we would like to sincerely thank Patricia Martel for her leadership as President of the Board and all of her efforts over the years. Here is her departing message shared at the AGM on November 9th.
CRHNet held our Annual General Meeting on November 9, 2021 virtually. Here is the update from HazNet Editor, Lily Yumagulova. Be sure to check out the latest issue as well as archives. The fall/winter issue of HazNet focuses on HOPE. As part of the issue, we are particularly looking for art work from emergency managers.
Awards The CRHNet Awards Program is a national awards program established to recognize and honour exemplary individuals participating in and contributing to the study and practice of disaster risk management. The program is run by a standing committee of CRHNet members which reports to the CRHNet Board. Details of individual awards can be found