This is an open letter by nine authors participating in Motu's Low-Emission Future Dialogue. It originally appeared on interest.co.nz, here, and has been cross-posted with permission.
Dealing with climate change is difficult, there is no denying that.
Thankfully as a nation we have moved past denying climate change itself. Now we are debating the best way to deal with it. That much is progress.
The contributors to this article are part of a group of people that meets regularly to discuss climate change and how we might deal with it as businesses, academics, non-government organisations and individuals.