8 August: Climate justice organisations say that the renewable infrastructure Aotearoa needs should be resourced directly by the Government - funded by making corporate polluters pay. This comes in response to today’s announcement the Government and Blackrock have collaborated to create a $2 billion renewable energy fund.
Historically, emergencies have failed to prioritise equity and fairness when the underlying infrastructure to do so isn’t already in place. Internationally, we saw it in the response to Hurricane Katrina, …
9 May: Three of NZ’s key climate & health advocacy groups - 350 Aotearoa, OraTaiao: NZ Climate and Health Council, and Generation Zero - have come out strongly against a full or partial sale of Auckland Council’s airport shares.