Collaboration and Partnership

There are many examples of businesses, organisations and community groups working together to help their communities. Here is what we have to share.

Effectivess and efficiency of arrangements to repair pipes and roads in Christchurch

This report is one of a series and covers one of the most significant and c...

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Engaging with communities in a recovery context

This guide outlines tips for recovery practitioners engaging with affected...

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Find and Fix, Winter Make it Right

Ch.8: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support videoTempo...

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Follow-up audit: Effectivess and efficiency of arrangements to repair pipes and roads in Christchurch

In November 2013, the Office of the Auditor General examined how the Canter...

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Ideas to Remember - Canterbury Earthquake Memorial

CERA developed a community engagement process to inform the development of...

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Initial response - Door knocking

Ch.4: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support videoThis...

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Introduction to Canterbury earthquake social recovery services and support

Ch.1: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support video - Mi...

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Leadership in communities (LinC) cohort 1 evaluation

The Leadership in Communities (LinC) Project is designed specifically to su...

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Learning from the Ministry of Social Development’s contribution to the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Efforts

This paper contributes focuses on the role of the Ministry of Social Develo...

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Lessons identified from coordinating other recovery work

This resource outlines key lessons from CERA’s experience of supporting a...

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Living through and working for recovery

Recovery agencies need staff in community-facing roles. This case study is...

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Monitoring social outcomes

This video describes the social recovery evidence base CERA established and...

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Effectivess and efficiency of arrangements to repair pipes and roads in Christchurch

This report is one of a series and covers one of the most significant and complex contracts in the Canterbury rebuild to rebuild the roads and underground water, wastewater, and stormwater pipes in Ch...

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Engaging with communities in a recovery context

This guide outlines tips for recovery practitioners engaging with affected communities. Often people will be stressed and anxious and the engagement messages may involve difficult decisions about peop...

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Find and Fix, Winter Make it Right

Ch.8: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support videoTemporary home repair services were targeted at vulnerable people living in cold, unsafe or unsanitary homes as a result of earthq...

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Follow-up audit: Effectivess and efficiency of arrangements to repair pipes and roads in Christchurch

In November 2013, the Office of the Auditor General examined how the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Authority, the New Zealand Transport Agency, and Christchurch City Council were managing the rebuild...

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Ideas to Remember - Canterbury Earthquake Memorial

CERA developed a community engagement process to inform the development of the Canterbury Earthquake Memorial. This case study describes the engagement process including a call for ideas, engagement w...

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Initial response - Door knocking

Ch.4: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support videoThis video explains the effectiveness of door knocking to identify and support vulnerable people after a major natural disaster....

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Introduction to Canterbury earthquake social recovery services and support

Ch.1: Canterbury Earthquake Social Recovery Services and Support video - Michelle Mitchell (CERA Deputy Chief Executive 2011-2015) explains the scale of the Canterbury earthquake sequence and its impa...

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Leadership in communities (LinC) cohort 1 evaluation

The Leadership in Communities (LinC) Project is designed specifically to support and enhance local leadership and recognised change agents drawn from the voluntary, NGO and also central and local gove...

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Learning from the Ministry of Social Development’s contribution to the Canterbury Earthquake Recovery Efforts

This paper contributes focuses on the role of the Ministry of Social Development (MSD) in the 2010-11 Canterbury earthquake recovery efforts. MSD welcomes the opportunity to reflect on the scope and e...

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Lessons identified from coordinating other recovery work

This resource outlines key lessons from CERA’s experience of supporting and coordinating recovery work led by external agencies and organisations.

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Living through and working for recovery

Recovery agencies need staff in community-facing roles. This case study is based on the experience of CERA staff who worked directly with residents seeking advice or support. It identifies the skills...

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Monitoring social outcomes

This video describes the social recovery evidence base CERA established and developed over time. Social outcomes monitoring commenced early and informed decision making. The evidence base enabled deci...

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