Steph is a volunteer blogger for 350 Aotearoa. She is 18 and about to finish high school. “As I get ready to step out into the real world, I want to make sure I’m doing everything I can to keep our planet happy and healthy. 350 Aotearoa is working towards that same goal and I am thrilled to be able to contribute to their important work.”
350 Aotearoa support changing the default KiwiSaver settings to require mandatory exclusions of certain industries, in particular the exclusion of the fossil fuel industry. We urge the government to implement a robust criteria for ‘responsible investment’, which utilises negative-screening through sector exclusion policies.
ANZ’s faltering greenwash has been exposed. But can the bank rely on its feel-good sponsorship campaigns and corporate responsibility policies to win the public’s trust? 350 Aotearoa campaigner, Claudia Palmer, examines the sponsorship ANZ doesn’t want you to know about.
Today posters have gone up outside ANZ branches across New Zealand to expose ANZ’s sponsorship of an exclusive oil industry group, ‘The Petroleum Club’. The satirical posters play on ANZ’s recent ad campaigns, replacing the banks’ tagline ‘healthy homes start here’ with ‘the climate crisis starts here’, and feature ANZ’s logo dripping in oil.