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EQC is a New Zealand crown entity investing in natural disaster research to help communities reduce their risks, and providing home insurance to help communities get their lives back on track after an event.

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Fulbright-EQC scholar excited to mingle with seismic superstars

Geoscientist Jesse Kearse can’t wait to board a plane to California to finally take up his Fulbright-EQC scholarship and tap into the brightest minds at some of the world’s leading earthquake research institutes.

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Earthquake education roadshow sets off for another year

Ākonga/students in Tairāwhiti will be the first to see this year’s East Coast Life at the Boundary (LAB) Subduction Zone Secrets Roadshow, funded by the Earthquake Commission – EQC.

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High schoolers shake things up at Wellington’s CRISiSLab

High school students are shaking up their learning by creating their own earthquake alerts as part of this year’s CRISiSLab Challenge.

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New Zealand seismic invention is “game changer” in global construction

New Zealand is on the verge of becoming a world leader in low-cost and low-damage seismic engineering, says the winner of the 2022 Ivan Skinner Award, Dr Shahab Ramhormozian.