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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security releases 2020 Private Sector Resources Catalog



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The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) recently released the 2020 Private Sector Resources Catalog, which features a detailed summary of DHS trainings, publications, guidance, alerts, programs, newsletters, and services available to the private sector, such as:


National Disaster Recovery Framework (NDRF) The National Disaster Recovery Framework is a guide that enables effective recovery support to disaster-impacted States, Tribes, Territorial and local jurisdictions. It provides a flexible structure that enables disaster recovery managers to operate in a unified and collaborative manner. It also focuses on how best to restore, redevelop and revitalize the health, social, economic, natural and environmental fabric of the community and build a more resilient Nation. Visit:


FEMA Industry Liaison Program establishes strategic relationships with suppliers and stakeholders; serves as an information provider for suppliers seeking to do business with FEMA; and connects suppliers with program offices in support of FEMA’s mission. Vendors seeking to do business with FEMA in support of a disaster recovery effort, please be aware that in accordance with the Robert T. Stafford Act (specifically section 307), FEMA’s goal is to seek local companies within the disaster area for goods and services related to a specific disaster when practical and feasible. Visit


Highway and Motor Carrier Awareness Posters include Motor coach Awareness Posters for terminals: “Watch for Suspicious Items” and “Watch for Suspicious Behaviors” for terminals as well as a School Transportation Employee Awareness poster. For more information, see or contact


TSA Counterterrorism Guides are designed for highway transportation security partners in the trucking, highway infrastructure, motor coach, and school transportation industries. These guides are small flip-charts containing the following topics: pre-incident indicators; targets; threats to highway; insider threat; cloned vehicle; hijacking prevention; suspicious packages; information on explosive devices; prevention/mitigation; security planning; security inspection checklist; security exercises; chemical, biological, nuclear, and radiological incidents; and federal, state and local POCs. You can contact TSA HMC to order a copy, pending available inventory at


The Catalog is, which is updated bi-annually, is available here:

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