TITLE

Update to National Infrastructure Protection Plan Includes Increased Emphasis on Risk Management and Resilience

AUTHOR(S)
Caldwell, Stephen L.
PUB. DATE
April 2010
SOURCE
GAO Reports;4/5/2010, preceding p1
SOURCE TYPE
Government Document
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on a study conducted by the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) regarding the revisions made by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) to the National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP) in 2009. GAO found that the revisions include increased emphasis on risk management and resilience. GAO compared the changes made to the 2009 NIPP and the 2006 NIPP and examined how DHS and sector-specific agencies (SSAs) responded to resiliency.
ACCESSION #
49049245

 

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