In the media

  • Close up of brown ground with various cracks resulting from earthquake

    Darfield earthquake ten years on

    In this Science Media Centre collection of expert reactions to the ten year anniversary of the Darfield quake, Hanna Habibi gives a comment on her research.

  • A staircase leading to Parliament in Wellington, with trees either side and clear blue sky on a sunny day.

    What is the role of insurance in COVID-19 recovery?

    Addressing Insurance Council members, Te Herenga Waka Victoria University of Wellington’s Economics of Disasters and Climate Change Chair Ilan Noy said that, at the moment, insurance doesn’t realistically incentivise risk reduction as much as it needs to.