Recipe for Disaster - Building policy on shaky ground

The recovery from the 2010 and 2011 Canterbury earthquakes presented a substantial challenge for all sectors, in particular central and local government, and the insurance industry. This report provides independent policy recommendations on disaster preparedness and post-disaster response, based on the lessons from the successes and failures from the recovery effort from the Canterbury earthquakes.

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