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Māui dolphins deserve better

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Conservation, Environment & Resource Management, Eugenie Sage, Green Party, Kiwis Against Seabed Mining, maui dolphin, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, ocean sanctuary, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, seabed mining  /  Comments Off on Māui dolphins deserve better

Source: Green Party Like many of us, I feel a deep connection to our oceans. The rich marine life that surrounds our shores is what makes our place in the world so special and why we’re so passionate about protecting it. There are only 63 of the unique Māui dolphins left in the world. Only […]

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James Shaw welcomes Climate Leaders Coalition commitment to cut emissions

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on James Shaw welcomes Climate Leaders Coalition commitment to cut emissions

Source: Green Party The Minister for Climate Change strongly welcomes the commitment by the new Climate Leaders Coalition of 60 businesses to cutting their greenhouse gas emissions and leading the way to the low-carbon economy. “These 60 companies – from Z Energy, to Spark, Vodafone, Air New Zealand, Contact Energy, Meridian, Ngai Tahu Holdings and […]

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Greens delivering warm, dry, healthy homes in government

By   /  July 12, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greens delivering warm, dry, healthy homes in government

Source: Green Party The Green Party is celebrating the launch of the Warmer Kiwi Homes programme today, which will deliver warm, dry, healthy homes for a huge number of New Zealanders. “We’re incredibly happy to see our policy becoming a reality,” says Green Party energy spokesperson Gareth Hughes. “We’ve campaigned for proper home insulation for […]

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Guide to making a submission on the Election Access Fund Bill

By   /  July 11, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Chlöe Swarbrick, Democracy, disabilities, Election Access Fund Bill, Green Party, Justice & Democracy, MIL NZ OSI, Mojo Mathers, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, submission, submission guide  /  Comments Off on Guide to making a submission on the Election Access Fund Bill

Source: Green Party Our democracy should be accessible for everyone. One of the fundamental things about civil society is that it’s supposed to be by the people, for the people. Currently, it’s harder than it should be for some people to take part. That’s where the Election Access Fund Bill comes in.  Make a submission […]

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Parliament Hansard Report – Thursday, 5 July 2018 – Volume 730 – 000035

By   /  July 5, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament - Hansard  /  Comments Off on Parliament Hansard Report – Thursday, 5 July 2018 – Volume 730 – 000035

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Hansard Sitting date: 5 Jul 2018 This page displays your selected transcript. You may view the recorded PTV video using the “Video” tab. Please note that the video tab displays all available video for the sitting day of the transcript. A filter will be available to find the specific debate / […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 5 July 2018000027

By   /  July 5, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 5 July 2018000027

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon PAULA BENNETT to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all his Government’s policies and actions? Hon AMY ADAMS to the Associate Minister of Finance: In the timeline of events put to him in the first supplementary question to Oral Question No. 11 on Wednesday […]

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Parliament Hansard Report – Wednesday, 4 July 2018 – Volume 730 – 000034

By   /  July 4, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament - Hansard  /  Comments Off on Parliament Hansard Report – Wednesday, 4 July 2018 – Volume 730 – 000034

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Hansard Sitting date: 4 Jul 2018 This page displays your selected transcript. You may view the recorded PTV video using the “Video” tab. Please note that the video tab displays all available video for the sitting day of the transcript. A filter will be available to find the specific debate / […]

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Parliament Hansard Report – Speaker’s Rulings — Ministerial Responsibility – 000033

By   /  July 4, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament - Hansard  /  Comments Off on Parliament Hansard Report – Speaker’s Rulings — Ministerial Responsibility – 000033

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Hansard Sitting date: 4 Jul 2018 This page displays your selected transcript. You may view the recorded PTV video using the “Video” tab. Please note that the video tab displays all available video for the sitting day of the transcript. A filter will be available to find the specific debate / […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 4 July 2018000026

By   /  July 4, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 4 July 2018000026

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Dr DUNCAN WEBB to the Minister of Finance: What recent reports has he seen on the New Zealand economy? Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all of his Government’s policies and actions? Hon AMY ADAMS to the Minister of Housing and […]

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Parliament Hansard Report – Tuesday, 3 July 2018 – Volume 730 – 000032

By   /  July 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament - Hansard  /  Comments Off on Parliament Hansard Report – Tuesday, 3 July 2018 – Volume 730 – 000032

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Hansard TUESDAY, 3 JULY 2018 Mr Speaker took the Chair at 2 p.m. Prayers. SITTINGS OF THE HOUSE Hon CHRIS HIPKINS (Leader of the House): In accordance with what has now become a reasonably well-accepted practice around the House, I seek leave for the House to suspend for the dinner […]

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Parliament Hansard Report – Sittings of the House – 000031

By   /  July 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament - Hansard  /  Comments Off on Parliament Hansard Report – Sittings of the House – 000031

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Hansard TUESDAY, 3 JULY 2018 Mr Speaker took the Chair at 2 p.m. Prayers. SITTINGS OF THE HOUSE Hon CHRIS HIPKINS (Leader of the House): In accordance with what has now become a reasonably well-accepted practice around the House, I seek leave for the House to suspend for the dinner […]

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Green Party appoints new Communications & Strategy Director

By   /  July 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Green Party appoints new Communications & Strategy Director

Source: Green Party The Green Party’s former national Co-convenor Pete Huggins will take up a new role supporting Green MPs’ political and communications strategy in Parliament at the end of the month, Green Party Chief of Staff Tory Whanau announced today. “Pete has 10 years’ experience managing communications and strategy for the Party, and knows […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 3 July 2018000025

By   /  July 3, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 3 July 2018000025

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all of his Government’s policies and actions? TAMATI COFFEY to the Minister of Finance: What reactions has he seen to the Government’s Families Package? Hon AMY ADAMS to the Minister of Finance: Does he stand […]

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Milking shed beatings show need to enforce our animal welfare laws

By   /  June 29, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Milking shed beatings show need to enforce our animal welfare laws

Source: Green Party The Green Party has called for a review of MPI’s investigation of a milking shed after new footage of dairy cow abuse was released by Newsroom today. “The footage is absolutely shocking and beating animals with steel tubes should have no place on New Zealand farms,” says Green Party animal welfare spokesperson […]

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Greens welcome record investment in sustainable transport

By   /  June 28, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Greens welcome record investment in sustainable transport

Source: Green Party The Green Party is heralding today’s transport announcement as the start of a new era of investment in sustainable transport in our towns and cities. The Government released the final Government Policy Statement on land transport funding today. It allocates up to $1.1 billion for new walking and cycling projects, up to $4.8 […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 28 June 2018000024

By   /  June 28, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 28 June 2018000024

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon PAULA BENNETT to the Minister for Crown/Māori Relations: Does he stand by all of his statements and actions? Hon GERRY BROWNLEE to the Associate Minister of Finance: Has he received any advice about the exact nature of iwi ownership in each Lot of the Te […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 27 June 2018000023

By   /  June 27, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 27 June 2018000023

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all of his Government’s policies and actions? CLAYTON MITCHELL to the Minister of Forestry: What reports has he received about the effect of the changes to the Overseas Investment Act 2005 on forestry and other […]

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Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 26 June 2018000022

By   /  June 26, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, New Zealand Parliament Questions for Oral Answers, Oral Questions, Parliament  /  Comments Off on Parliament Oral Questions – Oral Questions – 26 June 2018000022

Source: New Zealand Parliament – Oral Questions and Answers KIRITAPU ALLAN to the Minister of Finance: What reports has he seen on the level of business investment over the past year, and how does this compare to the previous year? Hon SIMON BRIDGES to the Prime Minister: Does he stand by all of the Prime […]

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First step towards NZ’s largest pest-free island

By   /  June 23, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on First step towards NZ’s largest pest-free island

Source: Green Party Conservation Minister Eugenie Sage has announced funding for the first step in New Zealand’s most ambitious island pest eradication. Speaking at Forest and Bird’s 2018 Conference, the Minister committed $2 million over the next three years to complete planning, including field trials, towards making sub-Antarctic Auckland Island predator free. “This is an […]

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Green Party congratulates Prime Minister on birth of child

By   /  June 21, 2018  /  24-7, 24/7 News, Green Party, MIL NZ OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on Green Party congratulates Prime Minister on birth of child

Source: Green Party The Green Party wishes to extend its love and congratulations to Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her partner Clarke Gayford on the birth of their child. To mark the birth, the Green Party caucus is sending a card to the new parents and giving a koha on their behalf to wahakura weavers. […]

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