scoop.co.nz 18 Mar, 2021 03:30 am

Climate Change And Auckland’s Economic Recovery

Climate Change And Auckland’s Economic Recovery
A new report aims to help Auckland businesses understand climate change-related challenges and opportunities. The Auckland Unlimited Insights report is part of the economic and cultural agency’s work to help the region’s businesses and sectors ...

Scoop i Regional Climate Change And Auckland’s Economic Recovery A new report aims to help Auckland businesses understand climate change-related challenges and opportunities.The report is designed to complement work such as the recently published National Climate Change Risk Assessment and the region’s shared roadmap transitioning to a net zero carbon economy, Te Tāruke-ā-Tāwhiri: Auckland Climate Plan.” The report outlines physical risks to business from the impacts of climate change, and the challenges likely to occur from the transition to a net zero carbon economy, with a spotlight on businesses in food and beverage, construction, screen and the visitor economy.” The Insights paper is called Climate Change and Economic Recovery: Challenges Facing Auckland Businesses and Using Recovery to Build Resilience.

It is based on a comprehensive report by AECOM, commissioned by Auckland Unlimited titled Auckland Economy Climate Change Risk Assessment.The Auckland Unlimited Insights report is part of the economic and cultural agency’s work to help the region’s businesses and sectors build resilience, be future-ready and transition to being part of a net zero carbon economy.

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