DISASTER RISK SENDAI FRAMEWORK COUNTRIES & REGIONS THEMES HAZARDS KNOWLEDGE BASE
Subscriptions: RSSEmail

New Zealand

New Zealand: Building on rubber to increase earthquake resilience

11 Jun 2019, Forbes Media LLC

The so-called 'lead-rubber bearing' base isolation system can make buildings more flexible and therefore resilient to earthquakes.



Multimedia Products on New Zealand
 

Officially declared national coordinating multi-sectoral and inter-disciplinary mechanisms for advocacy, coordination, analysis and advice on disaster risk reduction.