The area stretching from Myrtle Beach, South Carolina up the coast to Wilmington, North Carolina has been fortunate enough to escape a hit by a major hurricane for over 20 years. Using “blue-sky” time to plan and prepare for future natur...[more]
Join IEDC June 11, 2015 for this webinar, Strategies to Retain Businesses After a Crisis. The longer a business is closed after a disaster, the less likely it will reopen. Successful responses to aid businesses return to operations is vita...[more]
IEDC is proud to announce the release of a revised, Leadership in a Time of Crisis toolkit. The toolkit was developed by IEDC with nationwide input and funded in part by a grant from the U.S. Commerce Department’s Economic Development Admin...[more]
Register today to join IEDC April 28, 2015 from 2:30-4:00 ET for this free webinar! After a disaster, your workforce landscape may be radically changed. A few residents will not not return, others may come to assist with recovery and decide...[more]
On March 10 and 11, 2015, the National Association of Development Organizations (NADO) Research Foundation and the International Economic Development Council (IEDC) hosted two training workshops in Wilmington, NC and Conway, SC, both titl...[more]
RestoreYourEconomy.org provides resources and best practice information for public and private stakeholders who are seeking to rebuild their local economies after a disaster as well as assisting the business community in preparing for a disaster.
It is a one-stop shop of disaster preparedness, post-disaster economic recovery, and disaster resiliency resources, tools, event announcements as well as opportunities to connect with peers through social media groups.