Earthquake Recovery: Learning from New Zealand

October 18, 2017 // 5:00 - 7:00 PM

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Join the Portland Bureau of Emergency Management and Mercy Corps on Wednesday, October 18th from 5:00 - 7:00 PM for a conversation about community resilience with Mayor Lianne Dalziel of Christchurch, New Zealand. Mayor Dalziel will share her thoughts on Christchurch's recovery from the 2011 earthquake and experience as part of the Rockefeller Foundation's 100 Resilient Cities program.

Mayor Dalziel, born and raised in Christchurch, is serving her second term as mayor after 23 years in the New Zealand Parliament. Click here to learn more about Mayor Dalziel's background.