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National climate change risk assessment for New Zealand - Snapshot

Publication date:  August 2020
Publication reference number:  INFO 955

This snapshot summarises the findings of New Zealand’s first National Climate Change Risk Assessment. The risk assessment gives a national picture of the risks New Zealand faces from climate change. It identifies the most significant risks we face, to help us prioritise action.

The risk assessment was based on Arotakenga Huringa Āhuarangi: A Framework for the National Climate Change Risk Assessment for Aotearoa New Zealand.