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Climate advocates Generation Zero celebrate Zero Carbon Bill

Thursday, 7 November 2019, 5:32 pm | Generation Zero

Generation Zero, the group that led the formulation of the Zero Carbon Bill framework celebrated the unanimous passage of the Zero Carbon Bill into law with overwhelming support. Today Parliament voted 119-0 in support of a climate action framework that ... More >>

Leaders urge cross-party support for the Zero Carbon Bill

Thursday, 7 November 2019, 12:01 pm | Generation Zero

Over 215 New Zealand businesses, organizations and leaders urge cross-party support for the Zero Carbon Bill More >>

Generation Zero achieves 500 submissions on Framework

Thursday, 3 October 2019, 10:12 am | Generation Zero

More than 500 Aucklanders submitted to the Auckland Climate Action Framework thanks to youth-led climate campaigners, Generation Zero and other groups such as South Auckland Young Environmentalists, School Strike 4 Climate, and Wash Your Mouth Out. More >>

Generation Zero Launches Election Scorecards

Thursday, 26 September 2019, 12:43 pm | Generation Zero

Scorecards for council and mayoral candidates across the country have been released by youth-led climate campaigners Generation Zero. More >>

Generation Zero welcome Auckland Council transport decision

Monday, 9 September 2019, 8:36 am | Generation Zero

Generation Zero acknowledges that this is a significant improvement, as it makes public transit more accessible and viable for those who are young and for families travelling together. More >>

An invitation to local government officials

Saturday, 7 September 2019, 10:30 am | Generation Zero

Youth organisation Generation Zero is once more doing their scorecards for the upcoming local body elections, and at a time when selected councils throughout the country have rightfully declared a climate emergency, it is more important than ever that ... More >>

Generation Zero PR on Select Committee ZCA

Thursday, 1 August 2019, 1:11 pm | Generation Zero

Youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero, submitting at environment select committee, says that the next decade is the most crucial part of the journey to a safe climate future, and that the Zero Carbon Bill must reflect the urgency of the ... More >>

ICCC’S Work Highlights the Importance of Climate Commission

Tuesday, 16 July 2019, 1:58 pm | Generation Zero

Youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero welcome the Interim Climate Change Committee’s (ICCC’s) reports: Accelerated Electrification and Action on agricultural emissions ; which were finally released by the Government today, almost three months ... More >>

Zero Carbon Bill: an opportunity for political courage

Monday, 15 July 2019, 3:23 pm | Generation Zero

Youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero are calling for Members of Parliament to show political courage as the Zero Carbon Bill goes through the crucial Select Committee process. More >>

Final opportunity to influence Zero Carbon Bill

Wednesday, 10 July 2019, 3:31 pm | Generation Zero

Early Wednesday morning, Generation Zero hosted a Zero Carbon Bill submission party for commuters passing through the Wellington Railway Station. Wearing togs and waving surf lifesaving flags, young climate change advocates reminded Wellingtonians about ... More >>

Generation Zero's Response to Clear Car Announcement

Tuesday, 9 July 2019, 9:14 am | Generation Zero

Generation Zero is happy to see that the Government is beginning to take action to help Aotearoa transition toward a low emissions vehicle fleet by implementing a Clean Car Standard and Discount. However the Government must still prioritise active and ... More >>

Generation Zero response to to Phil Goffs new Mayoral Policy

Wednesday, 3 July 2019, 12:05 pm | Generation Zero

Generation Zero think Goff's policy for 50% child public transport fares is good but does not go far enough More >>

Youth groups collaborate to Elbow Elders for climate action

Friday, 24 May 2019, 9:41 am | Generation Zero

Generation Zero and School Strike 4 Climate are launching their Elbow Your Elders campaign today to coincide with the strikes happening around the country. Both groups recognise the need for the Zero Carbon Act to be more ambitious and strong enough ... More >>

Successful first reading a critical step for climate bill

Tuesday, 21 May 2019, 4:32 pm | Generation Zero

Successful first reading a critical first step to creating effective Zero Carbon Bill More >>

Generation Zero celebrates Zero Carbon Act announcement

Wednesday, 8 May 2019, 11:01 am | Generation Zero

Youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero are delighted that the long-awaited new climate change law that they have been advocating for, has finally begun its journey through Parliament. They are calling all parties in Parliament to work together ... More >>

Generation Zero calls on Govt to rethink public transport

Wednesday, 27 March 2019, 10:06 am | Generation Zero

Generation Zero are today launching a new report which criticises NZTA’s public transport fares policy and calls for a new system to encourage all Aucklanders to take public transport. More >>

Zero Carbon Bill Announcement Due Friday

Tuesday, 12 March 2019, 11:34 am | Generation Zero

Youth Climate advocacy group Generation Zero are putting pressure on the Minister for Climate Change, James Shaw, to make a statement on the release of the Zero Carbon Bill. More >>

Mt Albert Community Comes Together for Open Letter to MP

Wednesday, 6 March 2019, 2:02 pm | Generation Zero

Mt Albert resident Marianne van der Haas is calling for Mt Albert MP Jacinda Ardern to speed up the process of passing a Zero Carbon Bill in Parliament in an open letter signed by over 150 local residents. More >>

Hundreds turn out to ‘Zero Hour for Climate action’ protest

Thursday, 21 February 2019, 2:27 pm | Generation Zero

Isla Day of the School Strike 4 Climate NZ team, speaking to a crowd of around 200 Zero Carbon Act supporters. Photo: V Komarovsky More >>

Zero Hour for Climate Action

Monday, 18 February 2019, 12:49 pm | Generation Zero

Youth Climate movements across the world are creating waves. Here in New Zealand, a crowd will march at Parliament to demand accelerated climate action, on Tuesday 19th Feb, at 12pm . More >>

 

 

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