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.

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Reflecting on the fifth anniversary of the Darfield Earthquake - 3 Sept 2015

Societal Theme Leader appointed to Scientific Committee on High Impact Weather - 10 August

'Natural Hazards 2014' out now! 24 July 2015

Social Science + MetService = risk-based severe weather warnings - 30 June 2015. Link to AUDIO.

David Johnston (Theme Leader, Societal), contributes to Nature paper: "Pool knowledge to stem losses from disaster" - 18 June 2015

Results of the 2015 contestable round - 15 June 2015

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