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Flooding During Hurricane Florence Flooding, Resilience on Legislators’ Agenda

April 6, 2021

Plans for legislation to deal with riverine flooding and improve flooding resiliency are moving forward in the North Carolina General Assembly this month, with a major review of policy and funding needs planned for next week.

PFAS General Information PFAS Testing Network Virtual Forum

March 25, 2021

The NC Policy Collaboratory and the NC PFAS Testing Network will host a virtual forum Tuesday, May 4, to discuss the Collaboratory’s and Network’s research on PFAS and GenX.

Utility map Policy Brief: Ongoing Impacts of COVID-19 on North Carolina Water and Wastewater Utilities

March 24, 2021

Clean water availability and wastewater services are crucial in fighting outbreaks and preventing disease spread, both functions which are especially vital during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Suzanne Zacardo Learning as We Go

March 23, 2021

With funding from the North Carolina Policy Collaboratory, UNC epidemiologist Kimberly Powers and her team conducted a two-part study to gain insight into how N.C. public school districts have handled reopening and the experiences and perspectives of teachers.

Erika Gantt Vaccinations in Black and White: Hesitancy or Exclusion?

March 8, 2021

N.C. Central University received a million-dollar grant from the Collaboratory for COVID-19 research and care to create the Advanced Center for COVID-19 Related Disparities (ACCORD) to study the impact of COVID-19 in underserved communities.