Meteorology, Climate Change, Resilience
Petra Pearce is Manager – Climate, Atmosphere & Hazards, NIWA
Petra provides climate change guidance to local government, iwi and businesses. Her work involves managing NIWA’s stakeholder relationships in the climate change space, setting strategic research directions for the Climate, Atmosphere and Hazards platform, and working with NIWA scientists to continue to produce excellent science for New Zealanders. She is involved in efforts to make NIWA’s climate change work more accessible to the public, through digital formats (website, video), media, and outreach through speaking engagements.