The Resilience Challenge
The Resilience to Nature’s Challenges National Science Challenge is enhancing New Zealand’s ability to anticipate, adapt and thrive in the face of ever-changing natural hazards.
What we do
To enhance New Zealand’s resilience to natural hazards.
All over the country our scientists are investigating how we can build New Zealand’s resilience.
Working with stakeholders and end-users to ensure our research is useful and usable.
Challenge science leaders honoured at Science NZ Awards
Our science leaders Dr Sally Potter (GNS Science) and Dr Rob Bell (NIWA) were each honoured at the NZ Science Awards, with Sally winning an Early Career Researcher Award, and Rob taking home a Lifetime Achievement Award