27th March 2020


Knowledge Campaign

Three examples of disaster recovery planning and implementation

For many of us, the nearest we can come to the experience of the public order and economic measures associated with the Covid 19 pandemic are localised national environmental disasters.

To that end I have chosen three examples, each of which offers its own perspectives:

Post Hurricane Katrina-Rita Planning, Recovery and ResiliencyNew Orleans, Louisiana 2005-2011

Public information management in Christchurch following the February 2011 earthquake: Lessons learned

and one close to home for UK residents

Storm Desmond Recovery Report