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Using FEMA's Benefit Cost Analysis (BCA) Toolkit


November 14, 2019 | 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM EST



The Office of Block Grant Assistance (OBGA) Disaster Recovery and Special Issues Division (DRSI), in partnership with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), hosted a webinar to provide guidance to Community Development Block Grant-Mitigation (CDBG-MIT) grantees on using FEMA's Benefit Cost Analysis (BCA) Toolkit to demonstrate the cost-effectiveness of planned mitigation projects.

Training Objectives

Participants learned:

  • The CDBG-MIT requirements for demonstration of project benefits (including alternate demonstration of benefits)
  • How to download, launch, and input data into FEMA's BCA Toolkit to demonstrate cost-effectiveness of planned mitigation projects
  • How to navigate the BCA Toolkit and access its Help Content and other FEMA BCA resources
  • How to generate project reports and export project files for inclusion in grant applications

Who Should Attend?

This webinar was intended for CDBG-MIT grantees.


Grant Type: CDBG-MIT
Program Area: Not Specific
Topic: Policies and Procedures/Process MappingProgram Operations
Phase: Pre-agreement
Disaster Year: Not Specific

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