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Webinar Recording:  Revolving Loan Funds for Disaster Recovery

Webinar Recording: Revolving Loan Funds for Disaster Recovery

Click here to download the webinar recording Click here to download the webinar presentations Date: March 28, 2019 Time: 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm ET Small businesses are the backbone of any local economy, yet they often lack the financial re...[more]

States of Resilience: A Comparison of Resilience Efforts in U.S. States and territories

States of Resilience: A Comparison of Resilience Efforts in U.S. States and territories

This new IEDC report looks at how U.S. States and two dependent territories (Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands) are preparing for and dealing with the economic impacts of disaster events. The report begins with an attempt to define re...[more]

Join us on 3/28 for our FREE webinar: Revolving Loan Funds for Disaster Recovery!

Join us on 3/28 for our FREE webinar: Revolving Loan Funds for Disaster Recovery!

Revolving Loan Funds for Disaster Recovery March 28, 2019 | 2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. ET Small businesses are the backbone of any local economy, yet they often lack the financial resources to weather the impacts of man-made and natu...[more]

Economic Recovery Forum at the 2018 Annual Conference

Economic Recovery Forum at the 2018 Annual Conference

The 2018 Annual Conference in Atlanta, Georgia included a morning forum, on October 3, on Economic Recovery from extreme weather events. The purpose of the forum was to capture and analyze the insights from economic developers in disast...[more]

Island Economic Resiliency at the 2018 Annual Conference

Island Economic Resiliency at the 2018 Annual Conference

The International Economic Development Council (IEDC) organized the "Island Economic Resiliency Roundtable," a special event for island-based economic developers, community leaders and subject matter experts that took place in Atlanta, ...[more]