The Resilience Challenge

The mission of the Resilience to Nature’s Challenges National Science Challenge is to accelerate Aotearoa New Zealand’s resilience to natural hazards through innovative, collaborative research.

What we do

The challenge

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.

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