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Green Party announces Ministers

By   /  October 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Green Party announces Ministers

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Green Party announces Ministers James Shaw MP on Saturday, October 21, 2017 – 10:34 The Green Party is today announcing the people who will have Ministerial and Undersecretary roles in the Labour-led government. These will be Green Party Co-leader James Shaw and MPs Eugenie Sage, Julie Anne Genter, […]

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Greens join Government for change

By   /  October 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greens join Government for change

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens join Government for change James Shaw MP on Thursday, October 19, 2017 – 23:17 The Green Party is pleased to support a Labour-led Government that will deliver on the Green Party’s goals, following agreement from the Party’s delegates this evening. The Green Party will support the Labour-led […]

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New report: NZ’s climate already changing

By   /  October 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on New report: NZ’s climate already changing

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New report: NZ’s climate already changing Julie-Anne Genter MP on Thursday, October 19, 2017 – 13:27 A new official report detailing potentially irreversible impacts of climate change in New Zealand show why the next government must act urgently to cut climate-damaging pollution, the Green Party said today. The […]

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Bird of the Year – Loving Aotearoa

By   /  October 17, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Bird of the Year – Loving Aotearoa

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Bird of the Year – Loving Aotearoa I love that I live in a country where there is a competition for ‘Bird of the Year’. Right now, around New Zealand, there are teams and campaigns promoting the attributes of our native birds; from the famous kākāpo creeping around […]

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A Post Election Update

By   /  October 16, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on A Post Election Update

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: A Post Election Update It’s the start of another week and I wanted to give you a quick update on what’s happening in relation to our efforts to form a new Government for New Zealand. We’ve been working hard to ensure that the issues that we care about […]

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New measures needed to stem flow of fresh water pollution

By   /  October 5, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on New measures needed to stem flow of fresh water pollution

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: New measures needed to stem flow of fresh water pollution Eugenie Sage MP on Thursday, October 5, 2017 – 11:37 New research showing that three quarters of fresh water pollution is coming from streams exempt from fencing requirements means that new measures are needed to stop the pollution […]

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Road safety needs to be a higher priority for next govt

By   /  October 4, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Road safety needs to be a higher priority for next govt

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Road safety needs to be a higher priority for next govt Julie-Anne Genter MP on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 – 11:06 Official advice released to the Green Party under the Official Information Act shows that the previous National Government dismissed an option to make road safety its most […]

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Rising road toll requires commitment to Vision Zero road safety plan

By   /  October 2, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Rising road toll requires commitment to Vision Zero road safety plan

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Rising road toll requires commitment to Vision Zero road safety plan Julie-Anne Genter MP on Monday, October 2, 2017 – 12:49 The next government needs to commit to a goal of zero harm on our roads to address the rapidly rising numbers of people being killed on them, […]

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Greens welcome call to action from environmental leaders

By   /  October 1, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greens welcome call to action from environmental leaders

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens welcome call to action from environmental leaders James Shaw MP on Sunday, October 1, 2017 – 11:51 The Green Party today welcomed a call from leaders of seven key environmental organisations for the major political parties to prioritise protecting the environment. The challenge, supported by Forest & […]

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Collins must release new report on pipeline vulnerability

By   /  September 22, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Collins must release new report on pipeline vulnerability

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Collins must release new report on pipeline vulnerability James Shaw MP on Friday, September 22, 2017 – 10:18 Judith Collins should release a new report, that had been due to come out this week, showing what the Government knew about the vulnerability of the fuel pipeline into Auckland, […]

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Greens welcome cage-free commitment from Foodstuffs

By   /  September 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greens welcome cage-free commitment from Foodstuffs

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens welcome cage-free commitment from Foodstuffs Mojo Mathers MP on Thursday, September 21, 2017 – 15:23 The Green Party welcomes today’s announcement from Foodstuffs that they will switch to completely cage-free eggs by 2027 in their supermarkets nationwide, and is calling on all supermarkets, to follow suit. “To […]

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Last hour TPP negotiations should not bind the new incoming government

By   /  September 21, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Last hour TPP negotiations should not bind the new incoming government

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Last hour TPP negotiations should not bind the new incoming government Barry Coates MP on Thursday, September 21, 2017 – 09:29 National’s last minute pitch to get the Trans Pacific Partnership 11 (TPP-11) agreement across the line just days before the general election should not bind the new […]

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Fuel shortage highlights need for better public transport

By   /  September 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Fuel shortage highlights need for better public transport

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Fuel shortage highlights need for better public transport Julie-Anne Genter MP on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 – 10:37 Decades of underinvestment in Auckland’s public transport and minimal uptake of electric vehicles under National are being highlighted by the looming petrol shortage, the Green Party said today. “If more […]

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Fuel pipeline fiasco highlights problems in the swamp kauri sector

By   /  September 20, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Fuel pipeline fiasco highlights problems in the swamp kauri sector

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Fuel pipeline fiasco highlights problems in the swamp kauri sector on Wednesday, September 20, 2017 – 08:16 19 September 2017 Fuel Pipeline fiasco highlights problems in the swamp kauri sector Speculation over the cause of the aviation fuel pipeline fiasco shows how loose the rules around swamp kauri […]

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Love New Zealand: Fiscal Plan speech by James Shaw – 18 September 2017

By   /  September 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Love New Zealand: Fiscal Plan speech by James Shaw – 18 September 2017

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Love New Zealand: Fiscal Plan speech by James Shaw – 18 September 2017 James presented the Green Party’s fiscal plan for the 2017 election on 18 September 2017 at Biz Dojo, Wellington. Tena koutou katoa. Thank you so much for joining us here today, online or in the room. I am […]

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Love New Zealand: Fiscal Plan speech by James Shaw

By   /  September 19, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Love New Zealand: Fiscal Plan speech by James Shaw

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Love New Zealand: Fiscal Plan speech by James Shaw Tena koutou katoa. Thank you so much for joining us here today, online or in the room. I am unreasonably excited about this event and the document that we’re launching tonight. Because what we’re doing is bringing together every […]

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Greens launch independently costed policy manifesto

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greens launch independently costed policy manifesto

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens launch independently costed policy manifesto James Shaw MP on Monday, September 18, 2017 – 18:05 The Green Party today published its fully costed policy manifesto along with an independent analysis of its fiscal implications. The independent fiscal analysis, by economics consultancy Infometrics using Treasury data, shows that […]

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Greens back Nelson’s Rocks Road cycleway

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greens back Nelson’s Rocks Road cycleway

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Greens back Nelson’s Rocks Road cycleway James Shaw MP on Monday, September 18, 2017 – 14:03 Green Party co-leader James Shaw announced today his party’s commitment to funding the Rocks Road Cycleway in Nelson. The Green Party has committed $23 million to fund the project, which involves creating […]

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Fuel pipeline debacle puts environment at risk

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Fuel pipeline debacle puts environment at risk

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Fuel pipeline debacle puts environment at risk Eugenie Sage MP on Monday, September 18, 2017 – 13:55 Northland Regional Council and Refining NZ need to release scientific evidence to support claims there has been no environmental damage from the rupture of the pipeline taking aviation fuel to Auckland […]

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Commercial water charge the right thing to do

By   /  September 18, 2017  /  24/7, 24/7 News, General Election 2017, Green Party, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Political Party, Opposition News, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Commercial water charge the right thing to do

Source: Green Party – Press Release/Statement: Headline: Commercial water charge the right thing to do Eugenie Sage MP on Monday, September 18, 2017 – 12:48 Using water for commercial gain is a privilege that should be paid for, the Green Party said today. “We recognise that the issue of charging for water is complex and […]

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