Human pandemics are unpredictable. While COVID-19 was a wake up call for the world and many countries are better prepared for another pandemic, we do not know when it will strike.
If you would like more information on COVID-19, head over to https://covid19.govt.nz.
How Can I Get Prepared?
The best way to prepare for a pandemic is ensure you are vaccinated. When you get vaccinated, you’re not just protecting yourself. You’re also doing your bit by reducing the risk of passing on the illness to your whānau, friends and community.
How a vaccine/immunisation works | Ministry of Health
Ensure you are listening to advice/information from reputable sources. Misinformation and conspiracy theories can make containing and treating a pandemic extremely difficult for experts. We highly recommend listening to official channels of information, such as central government's website and resources for COVID-19 | https://covid19.govt.nz.