This is the full report of the social science project ‘RURALS’: Realistic, Useful and Reliable Research for Advancing Land based Sectors Sustainability, conducted by ESR for MSI/MPI in 2011-12. It presents a social science research strategy on responding to climate change in the land based sectors in New Zealand, including the context for the Strategy development and the technical reviews and consultation which led to the Strategy. A summary version of the Strategy “Responding to Climate Change in the Land based Sectors: A Social Science Research Strategy for New Zealand” (the Strategy), is also published as a separate document.
Responding to climate change in the land based sectors: A social science research strategy for New Zealand – Full Report
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