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Generation Zero welcomes Interim Climate Change Committee

Tuesday, 17 April 2018, 4:36 pm | Generation Zero

Today, youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero welcomed the announcement of the Interim Climate Change Committee, and congratulated the six experts selected to lay the groundwork for progressing a Zero Carbon Act for Aotearoa New Zealand. More >>

Generation Zero Welcomes Land Transport GPS

Wednesday, 4 April 2018, 11:42 am | Generation Zero

“The Government’s plan shows they are serious about tackling the transport issues facing our country with bold action” says spokesperson Leroy Beckett. More >>

"Bike the bridge" kicks off Zero Carbon Act Cycle Tour

Wednesday, 21 February 2018, 9:49 am | Generation Zero

Generation Zero kicked off a cycle tour which will go from Auckland to Wellington starting with the “Bike the Bridge” event on Sunday 18th February. The cycle tour is the first of a number of initiatives that Generation Zero has planned before ... More >>

Generation Zero Launches Auckland By-Election Scorecards

Monday, 5 February 2018, 3:43 pm | Generation Zero

Generation Zero have Monday launched scorecards for council and local board candidates in the Auckland By-Elections. More >>

Gen Zero outraged at AT proposal to cut cycling budget

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 12:05 pm | Generation Zero

Draft documents released today by Auckland Transport for discussion at their board meeting next week propose a 90% cut to capital expenditure for cycling for the 2019/2020 year and beyond. More >>

Global Climate Run hits Auckland

Saturday, 16 December 2017, 11:19 am | Generation Zero

This morning will mark the grand finale of a global run to raise awareness about climate change, by young lawyer and Kiwi expat, Lucy Edwards. More >>

Generation Zero Auckland supports new Government's plans

Thursday, 26 October 2017, 1:56 pm | Generation Zero

Generation Zero supports the Government’s bold new plans for Auckland to fix the housing and transport crises. More >>

Generation Zero calls on new parliament to take action

Thursday, 12 October 2017, 11:18 am | Generation Zero

Delegates attending the 10th Australia-New Zealand Climate Change and Business Conference in Auckland passed a unanimous resolution yesterday supporting the concepts outlined in the Zero Carbon Act, proposed by youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero. More >>

Momentum for Generation Zero’s Zero Carbon Act keeps growing

Sunday, 10 September 2017, 8:55 pm | Generation Zero

Youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero have welcomed the Green Party’s commitment to pass the Zero Carbon Act into law in its “climate protection plan” announced today. More >>

Generation Zero welcomes Labour’s climate policy

Friday, 8 September 2017, 1:25 pm | Generation Zero

Youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero have welcomed the Labour Party’s climate policy, which contains the key elements of the group’s proposed Zero Carbon Act. More >>

Generation Zero welcomes growing support for Zero Carbon Act

Saturday, 26 August 2017, 7:52 pm | Generation Zero

Youth climate change campaigners Generation Zero have welcomed the Green Party’s support for their proposed Zero Carbon Act and reissued their call to all political parties to get behind it. More >>

International NGOs: Climate change is bigger than politics

Tuesday, 8 August 2017, 9:49 am | Generation Zero

Youth organisation Generation Zero is celebrating the call by a coalition of International NGOs for all political parties to come together after the election and support a Zero Carbon Act. On Saturday, in a letter addressed to members of parliament, the ... More >>

Generation Zero - “Supportive of Labour’s transport plans"

Sunday, 6 August 2017, 2:03 pm | Generation Zero

Generation Zero supports Labour's plan to fund a Light Rail Network in the city it announced today. More >>

Survey: Young New Zealanders want stronger climate action

Thursday, 3 August 2017, 12:44 pm | Generation Zero

Youth organisation Generation Zero says the next Parliament must heed the call of New Zealanders and fast-track New Zealand to the forefront of global carbon reduction efforts. More >>

Next Parliament must heed call for new climate law

Thursday, 27 July 2017, 3:40 pm | Generation Zero

Youth organisation Generation Zero is calling for Parliament to heed the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment’s recommendations to establish a historic new climate change law, which align very closely with the group’s Zero Carbon Act proposal ... More >>

Generation Zero Applauds Young Nats’ Support for Zero Carbon

Tuesday, 4 July 2017, 10:20 am | Generation Zero

Youth organisation Generation Zero is celebrating the Young Nats’ endorsement of its proposed Zero Carbon Act: a powerful new law to reduce New Zealand’s greenhouse gas emissions and deliver a long-term climate change plan. More >>

Road pricing refuses to acknowledge funding crisis

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 11:10 am | Generation Zero

Road pricing announcement refuses to acknowledge "infrastructure funding crisis" Auckland Director of Generation Zero, Leroy Beckett, says the road pricing announcement refuses to acknowledge the need to address the infrastructure funding crisis and ... More >>

Generation Zero are disappointed by the 2017 budget

Thursday, 25 May 2017, 2:49 pm | Generation Zero

Youth lobby group Generation Zero are disappointed by the 2017 budget which ‘ignores Auckland’ “The Government continues to ignore the infrastructure problems facing Auckland” Says Leroy Beckett, the groups Auckland Director. “There is no new ... More >>

Generation Zero launches blueprint for Zero Carbon Act

Monday, 10 April 2017, 9:49 am | Generation Zero

Youth organisation Generation Zero is today launching its blueprint for a powerful new climate change law to get New Zealand to zero carbon by 2050 or sooner, and is calling for cross-party support. More >>

Climate report highlights opportunity for Zero Carbon Act

Tuesday, 21 March 2017, 1:26 pm | Generation Zero

A new climate change report released today shows New Zealand can get to net zero emissions and highlights the opportunity for cross-party legislation to make it happen, said youth climate advocacy organisation Generation Zero. More >>

 

 

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