Journal ArticleRisk Management

Integrating Climate Change Resilience into HUD’s Disaster Recovery Program

This paper argues that the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) has not adequately integrated climate change resilience considerations into its approval of projects seeking Community Development Block Grant Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds. It argues that the statutes under which HUD carries out its CDBG-DR program provide ample…