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NZ companies, councils, not 'walking talk' on climate risk


New Zealand hasn't been "walking the talk" on climate risk, finds a sweeping new analysis of hundreds of annual reports and statements.

Climate change threatens hundreds of billions of dollars of property and infrastructure, and will require an economy-wide shift toward lower emissions.

A leading policy analyst was therefore shocked to find scant information about climate-related risk in reporting by companies, councils and government departments. Read more