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Our Seas Our Future welcomes second phase of plastics ban

Published: Sun 8 Dec 2019 12:55 PM
Our Seas Our Future welcomes Prime Minister Jacinda Arden’s announcement that the Government is aiming to phase out another round of single-use hard plastics, made of PVC and Polystyrene. Read more...

The Fraudster: Life and crimes of a million dollar conwoman

Published: Sun 8 Dec 2019 11:47 AM
The Fraudster exposes the life and crimes of a million dollar conwoman Award-winning investigative team Stuff Circuit’s latest documentary exposes the cautionary tale of a woman who ripped off New Zealand businesses and government agencies, and a justice ... Read more...

WasteMINZ Press Release Rethinking Plastics in Aotearoa NZ

Published: Sun 8 Dec 2019 11:43 AM
Press Release 8 December 2019 Auckland, 8 December 2019 : The Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Professor Juliet Gerrard, presented the 262-page report on ‘Rethinking Plastics in Aotearoa New Zealand’ to the Prime Minister on Sunday ... Read more...

Cabinet Should Agree Tomorrow to Move Port

Published: Sun 8 Dec 2019 10:43 AM
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and her Cabinet should make a policy decision tomorrow that Auckland’s car and container port must close by 31 December 2029, Waterfront 2029 Spokesperson Michael Goldwater said today. Read more...

Rethinking Plastics in Aotearoa New Zealand

Published: Sun 8 Dec 2019 10:13 AM
In light of increasing public concern over the harmful effects of plastic pollution, the Prime Minister’s Chief Science Advisor, Professor Juliet Gerrard, is presenting the Rethinking Plastics in Aotearoa New Zealand report to the Prime Minister on Sunday ... Read more...

ASMS message to DHB Chairs and appointees

Published: Sat 7 Dec 2019 03:54 PM
ASMS message to DHB Chairs and appointees The Association of Salaried Medical Specialists (ASMS) welcomes the District Health Board Chairs and board appointees announced by Health Minister David Clark. Read more...

CEAC – University of Auckland asks ‘Can democracy survive’

Published: Sat 7 Dec 2019 12:00 PM
“CEAC – University of Auckland asks ‘Can democracy survive’? Subject; Can democracy survive? https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/news/2019/12/03/can-democracy-survive-.html Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre Incorporated (CEAC) Press release 8th December ... Read more...

RE HBDHB Chair Appointment

Published: Sat 7 Dec 2019 11:52 AM
The Minister of Health’s announcement to appoint a new chair to the Hawke’s Bay District Health Board has come as a surprise and with some disappointment, especially given he had personally asked me to stand again with his confidence to continue in ... Read more...

New Christmas cannabis policy from Labour

Published: Fri 6 Dec 2019 06:26 PM
Dr Ben Jansen is Oceania's leading prescriber of cannabis medicines, and a co-founder of the Hemp Foundation.org.nz “I’d like to thank the Labour Party and Chris Woodney. Thanks to his policy remit at Labours national conference, and Labours full support, ... Read more...

Christmas on a 1.6% pay offer

Published: Fri 6 Dec 2019 03:11 PM
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