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“Example Practices: CAP Feeds V1.0” published by the OASIS Emergency Management Adoption TC

We are pleased to announce the approval and publication of an OASIS Committee Note (CN) by the members of the OASIS Emergency Management Adoption TC [1]:

Example Practices: CAP Feeds Version 1.0
Committee Note 02
04 March 2014


Example Practices: CAP Feeds provides example practices for distributing CAP alerts publicly over the Internet through web feeds. It was written, in part, in response to Comments & Questions, Emergency Alerting Policy Workshop at the Emergency Alerting Policy Workshop, Montreal, Canada, 1-3 May, 2012, which expressed a “Need for international good/example practices used for alert generation.”

The prose specification document and related files are available here:

Editable Source:



Distribution ZIP files

For your convenience, OASIS provides a complete package of the prose specification and related files in a ZIP distribution file. You can download the ZIP file here:

Our congratulations to the TC on achieving this milestone.

========== Additional references:

[1] OASIS Emergency Management Adoption TC

[2] CN ballot