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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Building adaptive resilience

Sudden market shifts, turmoil in international politics, rapid technologica...

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Christchurch Innovations: Recover Canterbury

The Canterbury earthquakes destroyed the Christchurch CBD and caused massiv...

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Contributing more: Improving the role of business in recovery

This report draws on the experiences of those involved in the Canterbury ea...

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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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Economic impact of liquefaction

The 2010-2011 Canterbury Earthquake Sequence has had an enormous economic i...

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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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Recovering Christchurch's central city: The first four years 2011-2015

Operating within the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, the Christch...

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Resilience Within: A short guide to resilience for NGOs

NGOs are crucial to society, supporting those most in need. But you can't h...

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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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Building adaptive resilience

Sudden market shifts, turmoil in international politics, rapid technological advances, and climate change all combine to create a turbulent and unpredictable business environment.    This booklet pr...

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Christchurch Innovations: Recover Canterbury

The Canterbury earthquakes destroyed the Christchurch CBD and caused massive disruption to business across the region. There was an urgent need to support business survival and foster economic recover...

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Contributing more: Improving the role of business in recovery

This report draws on the experiences of those involved in the Canterbury earthquakes. It explores the way in which the different capabilities, expertise and resources of businesses can be used to impr...

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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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Economic impact of liquefaction

The 2010-2011 Canterbury Earthquake Sequence has had an enormous economic impact on Christchurch and New Zealand. Liquefaction-induced damage from the earthquakes has significantly exacerbated the eco...

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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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Recovering Christchurch's central city: The first four years 2011-2015

Operating within the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, the Christchurch Central Development Unit (CCDU) was responsible for the recovery of Christchurch’s central city. This narrative chroni...

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Resilience Within: A short guide to resilience for NGOs

NGOs are crucial to society, supporting those most in need. But you can't help others unless you can help yourself.   This short guide will help you understand what it means to be resilient, reflect...

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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