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Wise Response Thinks Growth Problem Is The Issue PM Ardern Should Address At Climate Summit

Tuesday, 20 April 2021, 5:25 pm | Wise Response

In meeting virtually with President Joe Biden and 39 other world leaders, PM Jacinda Ardern should press home the need to confront the current global economic model based on limitless growth. ‘It has failed us,’ says Wise Response chair, Prof. Liz ... More >>

Bubble With Oz Reveals The Reality Gap In Tackling Impacts Of Climate Change

Sunday, 18 April 2021, 5:45 pm | Wise Response

Wise Response urges Government to create a Commission for the Future The travel bubble with Australia opens just as its Climate Council announces that keeping global temperatures under 1.5 degrees is a lost cause and we are on track for two degrees ... More >>

Wise Response Advocates Deep And Wide-Ranging Actions. Climate Change Commission’s Advice Supported But ‘Too Narrow’

Tuesday, 30 March 2021, 6:12 pm | Wise Response

Wise Response recommends 24 essential actions in its advice to the Climate Change Commission. ‘Business as usual’ is no longer an option. A ‘Moon Shot’ response will be needed to transition from unconstrained fossil fuel use to achieve zero carbon ... More >>

November Temperatures Above Average: Summer Heatwave Is Developing With Significant Impacts Likely

Sunday, 6 December 2020, 6:43 pm | Wise Response

The next New Zealand summer heatwave is developing, and the expected impacts are extremely likely to be intense according to Wise Response scientists. The team monitoring its progress have found that sub-surface sea temperature anomalies east of the South ... More >>