Resources and information
Deep South Challenge Newsletters
On this page you will find information on and links to the other organisations doing valuable work around understanding and communicating climate change impacts for New Zealand.
Click here for more information.
Deep South Challenge Research and Business Plan
Drafted by the Interim Science Leadership Team with input from stakeholders and submitted to MBIE on 19 December 2014, this plan details the Deep South Challenge development, science scope, governance and other relevant information.
Engagement Programme Funding
The Engagement Programme has funding available for engagement activities that will enable New Zelanders to make informed decisions in regards to climate change impacts. There is a simple process and form to complete, but in the first instance please contact the following contacts to discuss your idea:
For public activities please email Alex Keeble, Senior Communications Advisor
For private or public sector activities please email Susan Livengood, Partnerships Director
Communications and branding
There are a range of communications and branding resources available for use by our Challenge partners.
Click here to browse and download these materials.
Challenge-wide Contestable Funding
The second contestable funding round has now closed.
Latest news and updates
A new report released by the Deep South Challenge this month recommends increasing the availability of plain-language resources about climate change in both English and te reo Māori, framing scientific information for application to practical decision making, and increasing access to climate change conversations for a wider array of end-users.
Expressions of interest are being sought for the role of Science Leadership Team (SLT) member for the Engagement Programme of The Deep South National Science Challenge.
“We need to keep designing opportunities for iwi and hapū to see the potential of what adaptive change can look like.”—Dr Huhana Smith