NHRP - Natural Hazards Research Platform

A multi-party research platform funded by MBIE dedicated to increasing New Zealand's resilience to Natural Hazards via high quality collaborative research.


Geological Hazards   Weather, Flood & Coastal
Engineering & Infrastructure   Societal Resilience
More in the Video Archive.    


In the News: Dr Rob Langridge (GNS) on the Alpine Fault  - 2 Feb 2016

Sendai Framework 2015-30 Science & Technology Conference. All about the next steps to action the framework.  More in News – 22 Jan 2016.

Geologists probe quake history of  Alpine Fault - 21 Jan 2016

NHRP Director's blog out now!- 15 Jan 2016

NIWA's Annual Climate Summary for 2015 out now! - 13 Jan 2016

Riskscape features in sea level rise report - Report & NIWA commentary - 19 Nov 2015

Coming Soon

The New Zealand National Seismic Hazard Model -  A seminar by Dr Matt Gerstenberger (GNS Science), sponsored by the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering. 

  • Auckland - 28 Jan @ 4pm, Univ Auckland, Faculty of Engineering, Lecture Theatre 403
  • Wellington - 1 Feb @ 4pm, Royal Society of New Zealand, Wellington
  • Christchurch - 2 Feb @ 3:30pm, Univ Canterbury, Undercroft 101, Puaka-James Hight Bldg

People in Disasters Conference, 24-26 Feb 2016, Christchurch

2016 Conference of the New Zealand Society for Earthquake Engineering- 'Reducing Risk, Raising Resilience', 1-3 April, Christchurch

2016 Stormwater Conference - 'Resilient Stormwater Systems','Organised by Water New Zealand, 18-20 May, Nelson

Last updated 3 Feb 2016