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Cover and source: Journal of Flood Risk Management
This article aims to contribute to the management of residual risk by drawing on empirical findings from a survey carried out with flood risk practitioners from the public and private sector in Aotearoa New Zealand.
This report explores the potential for CRAs to be used as a tool for assessing adaptation effectiveness, expanding on the implications of designing or updating CRAs and monitoring, evaluation, and learning (MEL) systems for NAP processes.
This study aims to identify the challenges decision-makers face in reducing risks posed to tourists during a tsunami.
This paper presents a review of a novel research methodology, Photovoice, and its potential to engage communities as researchers and co-producers of knowledge.
This article reports on a decade of research undertaken by the author on the role of schools in disaster response and recovery across four different disaster types in five countries in the Asia-Pacific region.
The Guidelines are based on the findings of two prior surveys and provide a framework for jurisdictions around the world to consider as they work to effectively integrate future‑focused climate science into building codes and standards.
Cover- New Zealand VNR MTR
New Zealand's Voluntary National Report for the Midterm Review of the Implementation of the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction 2015-2030 (MTR SF).
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This document sets out Aotearoa New Zealand’s long-term strategy and first national adaptation plan.

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