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Harvard Kennedy School – Lessons Learned a Decade After Hurricane Katrina: Q & A with Doug Ahlers

August 27, 2015
Tatiana M.R. Johnson

On the ten year anniversary of hurricane Katrina in New Orleans, Doug Ahlers has many lessons to share about disaster preparedness and response.

Ahlers led the multi-year Broadmoor Project which engaged students and faculty from HKS and other schools in the crucial task of rebuilding infrastructure and institutions in a devastated New Orleans neighborhood. He currently serves as a senior fellow at the HKS Program on Crisis Leadership.

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