Understanding the Recovery Context

The unique challenges in recovery are many. Some examples include: psychosocial impacts, population movements, workforce resilience, phases of recovery, and scaling up and down. The constant change and uncertainty is challenging for everyone. We welcome you to explore the unique circumstances of the recovery context.

Kaiapoi post-earthquake overview

This report provides an initial overview of trends from Census data, busine...

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Lateral spreading

Horizontal ground movements related to liquefaction occurred across greater...

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Linking phases of recovery

An outline of the four overlapping phases of the recovery process as experi...

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Liquefaction-related land damage

The Canterbury Earthquake Sequence of 2010-2011 triggered widespread liquef...

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Localised ground surface changes

Liquefaction of underlying soil layers can cause slumping of elevated areas...

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Monitoring human rights in the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

This report examines the human rights challenges that have emerged during t...

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Paleoliquefaction

Paleoliquefaction is the preserved evidence of liquefaction in the soil pro...

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Pre event recovery planning and management checklist

This paper reflects Waimakariri District Council’s learning from its exp...

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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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Residential Ground Improvement: Findings from trials to manage liquefaction vulnerability

The Canterbury Earthquake Sequence of 2010-2011 triggered widespread liquef...

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Resilience tested: A year and a half of ten thousand aftershocks

Resilience Tested is a companion to Shaken but not Stirred. It tells the st...

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Review of the Civil Defence Emergency Management Response to the 22 February Christchurch Earthquake

This review deals with the Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) respon...

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Kaiapoi post-earthquake overview

This report provides an initial overview of trends from Census data, business demographic information from the Stats NZ and the Ministry of Education which gives an indication of the impact of the 20...

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Lateral spreading

Horizontal ground movements related to liquefaction occurred across greater Christchurch following the 2010-2011 Canterbury Earthquake Sequence. Information including aerial LiDAR and aerial photograp...

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Linking phases of recovery

An outline of the four overlapping phases of the recovery process as experienced in Canterbury.   

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Liquefaction-related land damage

The Canterbury Earthquake Sequence of 2010-2011 triggered widespread liquefaction and land damage throughout the region.   Land damage varied across the region with severity influenced by two main fa...

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Localised ground surface changes

Liquefaction of underlying soil layers can cause slumping of elevated areas displacing the liquefied soils sideways. In addition to the liquefaction related subsidence, this slumping increases the ris...

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Monitoring human rights in the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery

This report examines the human rights challenges that have emerged during the Canterbury earthquake recovery, and calls for human rights standards to be the essential foundation for a fair and just re...

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Paleoliquefaction

Paleoliquefaction is the preserved evidence of liquefaction in the soil profile attributed to seismic events occurring before earthquake records began.   Following the 2010-2011 Canterbury Earthquake...

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Pre event recovery planning and management checklist

This paper reflects Waimakariri District Council’s learning from its experience in then developing pre-event recovery management preparedness.  The pre-event recovery planning checklist sets out t...

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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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Residential Ground Improvement: Findings from trials to manage liquefaction vulnerability

The Canterbury Earthquake Sequence of 2010-2011 triggered widespread liquefaction. In some areas this resulted in consequential land and building damage.     The Ground Improvement Programme is an...

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Resilience tested: A year and a half of ten thousand aftershocks

Resilience Tested is a companion to Shaken but not Stirred. It tells the story of the University of Canterbury (UC) following the earthquake on 22 February 2011.   The earthquake caused immediate eva...

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Review of the Civil Defence Emergency Management Response to the 22 February Christchurch Earthquake

This review deals with the Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM) response to the 22 February 2011 Canterbury earthquake, from the date of the earthquake until 30 April 2011.   The purpose of the...

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