One year ago the Department of Homeland Security embarked on Secretary Jeh Johnson’s “Unity of Effort” initiative, to begin to set the conditions for the Department to act in a more unified fashion.
Preparing the Enterprise
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Management Directorate (MGMT) Office of the Chief Human Capital Officer, Chief Human Capital Officer Catherine Emerson addresses DHS’ efforts to enhance employee engagement.
Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson today announced the release of Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Notices of Funding Opportunity for nine DHS preparedness grant programs totaling more than $1.6 billion. The grant programs provide funding to state, local, tribal and territorial governments, as well as transportation authorities, nonprofit organizations, and the private sector, to improve the nation’s readiness in preventing, protecting against, responding to, recovering from and mitigating terrorist attacks, major disasters and other emergencies. The grants reflect the Department’s focus on implementation of an all-of-nation, whole-community approach to the building, sustainment, and delivery of those core capabilities essential to achieving a secure and resilient nation.
Highlights from U.S. Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson's presentation at the University of Southern California, hosted by CREATE.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) National Protection and Programs Directorate (NPPD) Office of Cybersecurity & Communications Office of Emergency Communications Director Admiral Ron Hewitt addresses DHS’ collaborative efforts to improve interoperable communications for emergency response providers and Government officials.
One of the Department of Homeland Security’s priorities in cybersecurity is supporting small and medium-sized businesses. Like their larger counterparts, small and medium businesses frequently house sensitive personal data, and proprietary and fi
At a field hearing in Anchorage Alaska, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate addresses FEMA’s catastrophic planning efforts as a whole and in the state of Alaska.
At a field hearing in Los Angeles California, Transportation Security Administration (TSA) Administrator John Pistole addresses the Los Angeles International Airport shooting incident and the actions TSA has undertaken since aimed at preventing a recurrence of such a tragedy.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Administrator Craig Fugate addresses FEMA’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 budget request.
U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Jeh Johnson addresses President Obama’s Fiscal Year (FY) 2015 Budget Request for the Department.