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Emergency Management Accreditation Program Ceremony

The State of Rhode Island Receives National Accreditation for the Emergency Management Program

What: The State Rhode Island will receive their National Emergency Management Standard Accreditation from the Emergency Management Accreditation Program, an independent nonprofit organization. The accreditation is given to a local, state, federal, educational, or tribal emergency management program that meet the 64-standard requirement across 16 functional areas. The accreditation process includes a self-assessment, a verification of the appropriate plans, policies and credentials, and an evaluation of the emergency management program by a volunteer group of emergency management professionals across the country.

Who: 1. Governor Gina M. Raimondo 2. Rhode Island Emergency Management Agency

When: Monday January 22, 2018 10:00 A.M. 10:30 A.M. Where: State House, State Room Providence, RI

Contact: Armand Randolph (RIEMA) (401) 641-8269 Cell (401) 462-7183 Office

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