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National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research

National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research ‒ NIWA

Auckland, New Zealand

NIWA's purpose is to enhance the economic value and sustainable management of New Zealand's aquatic resources and environments, to provide understanding of climate and the atmosphere and increase resilience to weather and climate hazards to improve the safety and wellbeing of New Zealanders. NIWA is committed to: - Promoting creativity, innovation, and teamwork - Ensuring the core science areas are appropriately staffed and supplied with sufficient equipment and resources to conduct leading-edge science and deliver innovative and unrivalled products and services - Maintaining a culture which is adaptable and seeks opportunities - Attracting, retaining, and rewarding high quality staff - Ensuring that all staff are treated in a fair and equitable manner and that their work and private lives are balanced - Taking social responsibility and valuing the environment - Encouraging stakeholder participation in setting our research and business strategies - Working collaboratively with other organisations and people to form partnerships that add value to its research, intellectual property, and products and services

Contact details

Website:
http://www.niwa.co.nz/

Address:
41 Market Place, Viaduct Harbour, Auckland Central 1010, Private Bag 99940, Newmarket, Auckland 1149

Country:
New Zealand

Sub-region:
Australia and New Zealand

Areas of focus

Geographics of focus
New Zealand,the Pacific,Southern Ocean,and Antarctica.
Operating languages
English

Organisation details

Business model
Government
Institutional affiliations
Government
Year founded
1992
Age (years)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 29
New Zealand average
 25
Global average
 31
Leadership
Leader(s) (2019): John Morgan
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2018): John Morgan
Leader gender: Male
Leader(s) (2017): John Morgan
Leader gender: Male
Staff size
2016
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 590
New Zealand average
 78
Global average
 216

Organisational performance

Publications
2015
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 286
New Zealand average
 195
Global average
 156
Financials
2015
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 $84,617,292
New Zealand average
 $23,860,492
Global average
 $55,910,158

Social

Likes (2019)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 12,119
New Zealand average
 7,878
Global average
 24,405
Likes (2016)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 4,627
Twitter
Followers (2019)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 7,693
New Zealand average
 2,307
Global average
 15,113
Followers (2017)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 4,760
Followers (2016)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 3,252
Subscribers (2019)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 1,160
New Zealand average
 456
Global average
 5,924
Subscribers (2019)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
New Zealand average
Global average
Subscribers (2016)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
Followers (2019)
National Institute for Water & Atmospheric Research
 6,787
New Zealand average
 2,180
Global average
 6,912

Data notes

Last updated: 05/03/2020
Rating of data accuracy (find out more): OTT reviewed
Data sources consulted: Organisation´s website, Think tank list
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