COVID-19 introduced an entirely new disaster to the world, and its impact on the U.S. is unprecedented. More than $2 trillion have been obligated, and billions of dollars are being pumped into the economy by dozens of agencies. Management challenges are massive, and independent oversight by the Inspectors General is just beginning.
Explore fraud, waste and abuse in disaster relief and recovery response.
Learn about the differences in disaster relief (storm, earthquake, fire, oil spill, and now pandemic) and early oversight observations.
Consider plans and challenges for the audit, evaluation and investigations community as the panel explores past lessons for consideration.