Description of original award (Fiscal Year 2002, $7,000,000)
PROJECT SUMMARY FOR 2002-DT-CX-K002
New York University's Center for Catastrophe Preparedness and Response (CCPR) is a national center of research,development, educational design, and analysis formed to combat and respond to the threats of terrorism. CCPR's outcomes and products consist of knowledge, approaches, technolgies, and training materials that will enable the United States to prepare for and respond to terrorist attacks. CCPR's portfolio of projects includes those with short and long run time frames, and these products are disigned to serve the public by improving the responses to terrorist attacks by individuals in local government, the non-profit sector, and the private sector.