Natural Hazard Mitigation Association (NHMA)
Metairie, LA, United States
The NHMA promotes natural hazard risk reduction & climate adaptation through planning, adaptation, and mitigation. This is accomplished by creating a “Whole Community” forum to: ·Share ideas and experiences ·Develop a thoughtful and unified voice ·Promote greater awareness of the social, economic and environmental components of safe and resilient development ·Creation of more equitable, safe and sustainable hazard mitigation programs so that that foreseeable natural events do not become disasters. The NHMA promotes steps to reduce the risk and consequences of natural events with a special emphasis on protecting the most vulnerable populations in our communities.