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Upcoming CDEM sector events, document consultation and news.

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Conference - Northland

National Emergency Management Conference 2017

Start

07 Jun 2017

Finish

09 Jun 2017

Another packed and ambitious programme of international and domestic speakers all discussing the "Future of Emergency Management: making it happen’.

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Conference

National Lifelines Forum 2016

Start

02 Nov 2016

Finish

03 Nov 2016

2-3 November, James Cook Hotel, Wellington. Representatives from regional Lifelines Groups, national lifeline utilities, research agencies and others involved in infrastructure resilience planning are invited to the annual National Lifelines Forum 2016.

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Otago

South Island Civil Defence Emergency Management Conference

Start

13 Oct 2016

Finish

14 Oct 2016

Thursday, 13 October 2016 to Friday, 14 October 2016 from 8:30 am - 1:30 pm, Copthorne Hotel & Resort Queenstown, Queenstown

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Get Ready Week 2016

Start

10 Oct 2016

Finish

16 Oct 2016

Get Ready Week is held every year to mark the International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction (13 October). This year the theme for Get Ready Week is Prepared Kids.

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Conference - Wellington

'The Future of Emergency Management' National Emergency Management Conference 2016

Start

01 Jun 2016

Finish

02 Jun 2016

The 2016 conference focused on ‘the future of emergency management’. Themes included: emerging hazards and risks, global and domestic trends, disaster risk reduction and resilience, innovations in response and recovery capability, and stepping up communications, public education and community resilience.

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Sign up for National Disaster Resilience Strategy workshops

Start

07 Apr 2016

Finish

13 Apr 2016

We are undertaking a review of the current National CDEM Strategy. The review will result in a new National Disaster Resilience Strategy.

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Workshop

PIM Workshop November 2015

Start

17 Aug 2015

Finish

18 Aug 2015

The next Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management-led Public Information Management workshop will be held on Tuesday 17 and Wednesday 18 November at Cliftons Conference Centre, Wellington.

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Conference - Canterbury

Beyond Our Fault - South Island CDEM Conference 2015

Start

13 Aug 2015

Finish

14 Aug 2015

Building on the success of the South Island Emergency Management Conference hosted by the West Coast Civil Defence Emergency Management Group in 2014, this years' conference is hosted by the Christchurch City Council. It will focus broadly around best practice, lessons learned from recent national and international emergency events and planning for a South Island Alpine Fault response.

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Get Ready Week

Get Ready Week 2014

Start

21 Sep 2014

Finish

27 Sep 2014

What Would You Do?

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New Zealand ShakeOut 2015

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New Zealand ShakeOut is a national earthquake drill taking place at 9:15am, 15 October 2015. It’s a chance for everyone in New Zealand to practise the right action to take during an earthquake – Drop, Cover and Hold.

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