Presidential Policy Directive 8 is a strategic vision for national preparedness using a comprehensive approach to preparedness and the document includes sections such as:
- Strategic National Risk Assessment
- Focus Areas and Core Capabilities
- Appendix A: Core Capability Descriptions and Performance Objectives
Click Here to see the First Draft of the National Preparedness Goal (Dated 8/22/2011)
All comments should be submitted (using THIS comment matrix) to: PPD8-Engagement@fema.gov by noon EDT September 2, 2011 (please note federal departments and agencies have until August 30, 2011 at 4pm EDT)
The draft was developed with a range of stakeholders from a varied communities. The project intends to present the first edition of the National Preparedness Goal to the President for his review no later than September 25, 2011.
For more information on this project please visit FEMA's website at: http://www.fema.gov/prepared/ppd8.shtm