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Welcome to QuakeCoRE

About us

QuakeCoRE is a national network of leading New Zealand Earthquake Resilience Researchers. We leverage strengths across the country and internationally, working collaboratively on integrated multidisciplinary programs of internationally-leading research that will support the development of an earthquake-resilient NZ where thriving communities have the capacity to recover rapidly after major earthquakes through mitigation and pre-disaster preparation.


Clearinghouse Launched for M7.8 Kaikoura Earthquake

This virtual clearinghouse website is a central location for sharing data and reports collected by experts conducting reconnaissance for this earthquake and its aftershocks. The clearinghouse operation is a partnership between EERI, NZSEE, GNS Science and QuakeCoRE.

Link to the virtual clearinghouse

M7.8 Kaikoura Earthquake

Our thoughts are with everyone affected by the most recent New Zealand earthquakes. Please visit our Facebook page for updates

Workshops: Risk Communication Refreshers

These workshops aim to address natural hazards risk communication needs, challenges and innovations. The workshops invite geoscientists, engineers, and emergency managers to learn from research and contribute to improved risk communication across the sectors. You can find out more about the specific workshops here.

17 Nov, 2016, Christchurch: Risk Communication in Context: Crossing the Disciplinary Boundaries
29 Nov, 2016, Wanaka: Communicating your science: Geoscience communication research and practice
9 Dec, 2016, Wellington: Dimensions of Risk Communication: Systems, Scale and Dynamics

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