Biden administration sending FEMA to border amid influx of migrant children

The Biden administration is sending the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to the U.S.’s southern border to care for unaccompanied migrant children amid a recent influx. The Department of Homeland Security said in press release on Saturday that FEMA will be supporting a 90-day effort to receive, shelter and transfer unaccompanied minors that cross the […]

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Survivors Recount the Horrors of Ohio’s Covid FEMA Camps | Scene and Heard: Scene’s News Blog

Gov. Mike DeWine was getting bombarded with worried calls. A flurry of internet rumors had set the Republican faithful aflame. Ohio, along with the federal government, had supposedly set up secret “FEMA camps” to enforce Covid quarantines, with the draconian goal of instilling thoughtfulness toward others.So last week, the governor took to the podium to […]

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Operational Considerations for Humanitarian Settings

Coronavirus Disease MENU MORE RESOURCES Operational Considerations for Humanitarian Settings Updated July 26, 2020 This document presents considerations from the perspective of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) for implementing the shielding approach in humanitarian settings as outlined in guidance documents focused on camps, displaced populations and low-resource settings.1,2  This approach has never […]

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