This report presents the findings of New Zealand’s first National Climate Change Risk Assessment (NCCRA). The risk assessment gives a national picture of how New Zealand may be affected by climate change-related hazards
The report provides evidence that New Zealand’s freshwater is impacted by urban development, farming, forestry and other human activities. It highlights how climate change is set to make the issues faced by freshwater environments even worse.
This report describes how New Zealand is meeting its international commitments under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC). It describes New Zealand’s progress towards achieving its emissions reduction targets and how NZ is supporting developing countries in their climate change work.