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.

Aerial image of Mt Tongariro

Aerial surveys utilising hyperspectral technology with aero-magnetic data to classify the volcanic structure at depth, and to better understand and evaluate volcanic hazards. Project led by Dr Gabor Kereszturi (Massey University) as part of Contest 2017, 'Too big to fail? A multidisciplinary approach to predict collapse and debris flow hazard.' (Photo: GNS Science)


NZ Workshops about the 2019 Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction - David Johnston of Massey University and colleagues, will provide an overview of the key outcomes of the 2019 Global Platform and discuss further opportunities. Workshops will be held at various locations over July and August (Link).

RNC-NHRP Te Papa Research Forum: Slides available - The presentations are now available for download from the  forum co-hosted by the Resilience to Nature's Challenges and Natural Hazards Research Platform.  (Link to presentations) - 21 June 2019

Prestigious award to UC researcher the American Society of Civil Engineers - March 2019


Geosciences 2019, 24-27 November 2019, Hamilton.

QuakeCore Annual Meeting, 2-5 September 2019, Rutherford Hotel, WhakatÅ«, Nelson. 

Last updated 4 July 2019

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