25 Mar 2022

Climate Change Minister on the week's wild weather

From Midday Report, 12:46 pm on 25 March 2022

Wild weather has affected large swathes of the North Island this week, causing widespread damage around Tairāwhiti where a state of local emergency was declared.

The Climate Change Minister James Shaw spoke to Māni Dunlop about how climate change could be connected to the wild weather, and how the country is planning to keep people safe as the climate worsens.