2 Aug 2023

How climate change is affecting young people in Aotearoa

From Afternoons, 1:45 pm on 2 August 2023

A study is being conducted to survey how the extreme weather events that have struck parts of the North Island this year have impacted young people.

It is led by researchers at the University of Auckland as part of their ongoing 'Growing Up in New Zealand' study, and around 1400 people have been invited to take part.

It is thought the results could be used to inform planning for extreme weather events int he future.

'Growing Up in New Zealand' research director, Associate Professor Sarah-Jane Paine talks to Jesse.

Photo: NOAA Climate.gov