Economic Recovery Environment

Economic recovery includes investment, insurance, all sizes of businesses and jobs. These are essential for growing our economy for everyone. Here is what we have to share.

 

A city rebuilds: The Recover Canterbury story

This document brings together the story and the lessons of Recover Canterbu...

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Disaster recovery: Checklist for finance managers

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) was not the only centra...

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Financing Community Resilience: A handbook to support the governance, design and delivery of cash transfers in emergency response and recovery

This handbook provides guidance on the governance, development, delivery an...

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Four years on: Insurance and the Canterbury Earthquakes

Vero received 38,346 claims relating to the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury earthq...

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Funding the recovery: The CERA perspective

The total cost of the Canterbury rebuild has been estimated at NZD$40 billi...

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Getting it done: Utilising women’s skills in the workforce

Between 2013 and 2015 the number of women working in trades in Canterbury m...

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A city rebuilds: The Recover Canterbury story

This document brings together the story and the lessons of Recover Canterbury – an organisation that was pivotal in the survival and re-establishment of the Canterbury business community following a...

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Disaster recovery: Checklist for finance managers

The Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority (CERA) was not the only central government funder of the recovery effort. However, as the lead recovery agency, it kept a broad perspective over the variou...

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Financing Community Resilience: A handbook to support the governance, design and delivery of cash transfers in emergency response and recovery

This handbook provides guidance on the governance, development, delivery and close out of cash transfers within a response/recovery programme.   For those in positions of leadership within the wider...

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Four years on: Insurance and the Canterbury Earthquakes

Vero received 38,346 claims relating to the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury earthquakes, valued at around $5.4 billion. In 2015, the company released a report detailing its learnings from the earthquakes.  ...

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Funding the recovery: The CERA perspective

The total cost of the Canterbury rebuild has been estimated at NZD$40 billion across the public and private sectors. This short narrative describes funding the recovery from the experience of the Can...

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Getting it done: Utilising women’s skills in the workforce

Between 2013 and 2015 the number of women working in trades in Canterbury more than doubled, from 4,100 in December 2013 to 8,300 in December 2015.   This is the result of the Ministry for Women’s...

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We sat down with people who gained a lot of experience from working in recovery and together we identified five common themes. These themes help us understand the learning from the Canterbury recovery.

Themes