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.
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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.
Challenge-wide Contestable Funding
The second contestable funding round has now closed.
Engagement Programme Funding
Communications and branding
Latest news and updates
One Deep South Challenge project, within the Vision Mātauranga programme, has been exploring adaptation strategies to address climate change impacts on coastal Māori communities.
A new paper published in the 2016 edition of Weather and Climate - the journal of the Meteorological Society of New Zealand - documents the purpose, challenges, next steps and future goals of the NZESM, the New Zealand Earth System Model.
Recently, Deep South Challenge modellers met with experts from meteorological and research agencies in the UK, Australia, Korea, Philippines, India, USA, South Africa and New Zealand at a NIWA-hosted technical workshop on global climate modelling.