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People of different race, age and ethnicities shoveling a hole together in a green space.
The New Zealand town of Nelson remains in a state of emergency, with nearly 500 homes evacuated, after the region received more than three times its average August rainfall in less than five days last week.
Conversation Media Group, the
Tourists traverse the side of a road eroded by floods in Doubtful Sound, New Zealand
Some aspects of the plan lack strategy and structure. It is more a series of actions, some connected, others discrete, many already happening. The absence of Te Tiriti in the framing is concerning, as is the imminent end of some main funding sources.
Conversation Media Group, the
Cover and title of publication
2022
This document sets out Aotearoa New Zealand’s long-term strategy and first national adaptation plan.
New Zealand - government

DRR Community in New Zealand

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Sendai Framework Focal Point

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National policies and plans

Cover and title of publication
2022
This document sets out Aotearoa New Zealand’s long-term strategy and first national adaptation plan.
New Zealand - government
2019

The impacts of climate change are intensifying. In support of the wider New Zealand Government work programme on climate change, the Ministry of Defence and New Zealand Defence Force have taken a proactive approach in promoting global recognition of

Ministry of Defence (New Zealand)
2019

The National Disaster Resilience Strategy outlines the vision and long-term goals for civil defence emergency management in New Zealand.

The National Disaster Resilience Strategy outlines the vision and long-term goals for civil defence emergency

New Zealand - government

Risk and governance profile(s)

2020
The disaster risk reduction (DRR) status report provides a snapshot of the state of DRR in New Zealand under the four priorities of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030.
Asian Disaster Preparedness Center United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction - Regional Office for Asia and Pacific
2015
The preparation of this National Progress Report has been undertaken within the framework of the 2013-15 HFA Monitoring and Progress Review process, facilitated by UNISDR and the ISDR partnership.
Ministry of Civil Defence and Emergency Management