ADS Chapter 524

Speeches Shim

Emergency Management

Functional Series 500 – Management Services

Partial Revision Date: 05/27/2020
Responsible Office: M/MS/HMD
File Name: 524_052720


The purpose of this ADS chapter is to codify emergency management best practices; ensure a common understanding of roles and responsibilities before, during, and after an emergency; and establish a foundation of progressive planning at USAID to improve preparedness and increase resiliency.