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Putting the PR in “PRacticum”: Identifying Planning Lessons from Puerto Rico

Posted on Sept. 7, 2018

By Roberto Porro, Coastal Program Manager, National Disaster Preparedness Training Center

The University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Urban and Regional Planning conducted a practicum in Puerto Rico this past summer to identify planning lessons for disaster preparedness, response, and recovery from the devastation caused by Hurricane Maria. To read the story go to