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.

 

Working with the private sector to redevelop Christchurch’s central city

This case study looks at the role the private sector played in redeveloping...

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Striving through

This booklet contains tips, tactics and plans for managing your business th...

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Shut Happens: A resilience guide for small business

Getting your business ready to ‘get thru’ is partly about planning and...

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Showcasing Canterbury’s Collaborative Innovation: Legacies of the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury Earthquakes

This document has been created to showcase some of the innovation that has...

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

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

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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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Funding the recovery: The CERA perspective

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

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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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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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Economic impact of liquefaction

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

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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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Working with the private sector to redevelop Christchurch’s central city

This case study looks at the role the private sector played in redeveloping the Christchurch central business district after the devastating earthquake sequence of 2010/11.

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Striving through

This booklet contains tips, tactics and plans for managing your business through a crises.

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Shut Happens: A resilience guide for small business

Getting your business ready to ‘get thru’ is partly about planning and partly about developing practices to become more resilient. This short guide will take you through steps to help you with bot...

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Showcasing Canterbury’s Collaborative Innovation: Legacies of the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury Earthquakes

This document has been created to showcase some of the innovation that has emerged from the Canterbury rebuild in response to the earthquakes of 2010 and 2011.    It is a celebration of the Canterbu...

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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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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 chronic...

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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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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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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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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 or...

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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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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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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