Skip to primary navigation Skip to main content

Earthquake Preparedness: What the United States can Learn from the 2010 Chilean and Haitian Earthquakes


Location: Dirksen Senate Office Building SD-342

Open in New Window

Member Statements


Panel 1

  • William Carwile
    Associate Administrator, Office of Response and Recovery
    Federal Emergency Management Agency, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
    Download Testimony (121k)
  • Dirk Dijkerman
    Acting Assistant Administrator, Bureau for Democracy, Conflict, and Humanitarian Assistance
    U.S. Agency for International Development
    Download Testimony (98k)
  • Carol Chan
    Director, Office of U.S. Foreign Disaster Assistance
    U.S. Agency for International Development
  • Cristobal Lira
    Director, Committee for Earthquake and Tsunami Emergency (March-August 2010), Reconstruction Committee (since August 2010)
    Chilean Ministry of Interior
    Download Testimony (4147k)

Panel 2