|Policy status:||In Force|
|Policy Type:||Policy Support>Strategic planning|
|Policy Target:||Resilience / Adaptation|
|Agency:||US Department of Homeland Security|
The National Infrastructure Protection Plan (NIPP) seeks to secure and resilient critical infrastructure. The National Plan continues to focus on risk management as the foundation of critical infrastructure security and resilience and promotes partnerships as the key mechanism through which risks are managed. In doing so, it reaffirms the role of various coordinating structures including Sector Coordinating Councils, Government Coordinating Councils, and cross-sector councils.
Building on progress made toward critical infrastructure security and resilience by those councils and others over the past 10 years, this National Plan:
The National Plan also aligns with the President’s Climate Action Plan, issued in June 2013. The Climate Action Plan establishes a number of strategic objectives and directs Federal agencies to take further action to better prepare America for the impacts of climate change, including enhancing the resilience of infrastructure.
|Related policies:||US Climate Action Plan|
Last modified: Thu, 16 Feb 2017 13:19:17 CET