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

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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