Residential Red Zone

Defining land as a residential red zone was done so using the following criteria: there is significant and extensive area wide land damage, the extent of the damage required an area-wide solution, engineering solutions would be uncertain, disruptive, not timely, and not cost-effective and the health and wellbeing of residents was at risk from remaining in the area for prolonged periods.

Engaging with communities in a recovery context

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

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Implementing the residential red zone programme

As a result of the earthquakes, land damage and life risk saw some of the w...

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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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Implementing the residential red zone programme

As a result of the earthquakes, land damage and life risk saw some of the worst affected areas zoned ‘red’. This video describes the community engagement activities undertaken by CERA to implement...

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