Helping New Zealanders to make decisions informed by climate science, and to inform Deep South Challenge research.
Strengthening the capacity and capability of iwi/hapū/whānau and Māori business to deal with climate change impacts, risks and adaptation.
Understanding the potential impacts and implications of climate change for New Zealand to support planning and decision-making, and aid adaptation efforts.
Developing and utilising the New Zealand Earth System Model to produce improved projections of climate change.
The aim of this programme is to improve our understanding of the global climate system by observing processes in Antarctica, the Southern Ocean, and the atmosphere.