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I-DIEM Applies for Accreditation as ANSI ASD; Public Review Period Now Open


The Institute for Diversity and Inclusion in Emergency Management (I-DIEM), a new American National Standards Institute (ANSI) member in November 2022, has submitted an application for accreditation as an ANSI Accredited Standards Developer (ASD) and proposed operating procedures for documenting consensus on I-DIEM-sponsored American National Standards.

I-DIEM's proposed scope of standards activity is: Comprehensive Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) standards for public, private, non-profit, academic and international emergency management organizations.

As the proposed procedures are available electronically, the public review period is 30 days. Click here to view or download a copy of I-DIEM's proposed operating procedures during the public review period.

To obtain a copy of I-DIEM’s application and proposed operating procedures or to offer comments, please contact Sheri Bailey of I-DIEM (813.372.1700; [email protected]). Public comments must be submitted to I-DIEM by January 2, 2023, with a copy to [email protected].

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