How Ready Were We, as a Nation, for COVID-19?

Executive Director of the National Critical Care and Trauma Response Centre and Crisis Expert will discuss COVID-19 PROFESSOR LEN NOTARAS AM Image Credit: NCCTRC The Disaster & Emergency Conference Program Committee is happy to announce that it has secured a…

Evaluation of the morbidity and mortality of animals post Canterbury earthquakes – A Pilot study

Disasters such as floods, fires, snow storms, earthquakes and tsunamis have contributed to a significant number of human and animal deaths and injuries in New Zealand in recent years. These events have highlighted the importance of the use of specific disaster…

Animals Matter in Disasters – the New Zealand approach

 Our community expects a well-coordinated and efficient response to animal welfare issues during adverse events like storms. We are vulnerable, too, to international trade repercussions, unless we can demonstrate the highest standards of animal care. Consumers in our export markets…