The NZ Government released its first Emissions Reduction Plan (ERP) to set out how the country will reduce its short and long-term emissions.
Know the value of locally-led climate adaptation actions, their implications on local communities empowerment in making adaptation efforts.
Six of the 8 methods of carbon sequestration involve using plants or vegetation. Pinus Radiata can rapidly sequester carbon.
This article cites Peru's ancient water irrigation practices as a blue-green infrastructure climate adaptation model for water scarcity and climate change.
The Global Commission on Adaptation report presents comprehensive adaptation and mitigation measures, the need to invest and its benefits.
This Ministry for the Environment paper provides comprehensive information on all the issues surrounding coastal hazards, climate change in New Zealand.
This paper by the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment discusses how NZ deals with rising seas with certainty while preparing for uncertainties.
This interesting article from "The Economist" shares enriching information on the effects of climate change worldwide. Are we ready?
“Ensuring New Infrastructure is Climate-smart” by James Rydge, Michael Jacobs, and Ilmi Granoff is a working paper on climate-smart infrastructure.
The Build Back Better website contains helpful resources on building back better resilient structures, a principle that can be used in climate adaptation.