Movers and Shakers: Women's Stories from the Christchurch Earthquakes (Final Version), report cover

This is the final report of a research study undertaken by the National Council of Women (Christchurch Branch) between 2011 and 2014 with women living in Christchurch through the earthquakes. It tells their stories of the earthquakes and the aftermath, including community action, health, housing, insurance woes, families, children and many other themes. It is a compelling first-hand account that has been created ‘for posterity’. The partner material is the individual stories stored on Please note that the document has been created in ebook format and is around 380 pages in length.


Creator | Kaihanga
Gordon, L; Sutherland, J; DuPlessis, R and Gibson, H.
Year of Creation | Tau
Publisher | Kaiwhakaputa
Creative Commons Licence
Attribution CC BY
Keywords | Kupu
Disaster; women; earthquakes; life stories; families; education; social services;
Main Language | Reo Matua
Submitter's Rights | Nga Tika o te Kaituku
I am the author / creator of this resource
This Research has
been written outside an academic institution
Bibliographic Citation | Whakapuakanga

Gordon, L; Sutherland, J; DuPlessis, R and Gibson, H. (2014) Movers and Shakers: Women’s Voices from the Christchurch Earthquakes. Christchurch: National Council of Women

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