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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 >>

Generation Zero celebrates thousands of submissions to Bill

Friday, 20 July 2018, 9:24 am | Generation Zero

Generation Zero celebrates the news that over 14,000 submissions were made to the Zero Carbon Bill during the last six weeks of consultation. Of the 14,000 submissions nearly 3,500 came through Generation Zero’s website. More >>

Generation Zero welcomes Bridges’ support

Friday, 15 June 2018, 2:43 pm | Generation Zero

Generation Zero welcomes the recent announcement by Opposition Leader Simon Bridges that he wants to take the politics out of climate change and work with other Parties to create an Independent Climate Change Commission. More >>

Productivity commission endorses Zero Carbon Act

Friday, 27 April 2018, 9:12 am | Generation Zero

Generation Zero welcomes the Productivity Commission’s recently released draft report supporting a Zero Carbon Act to facilitate an urgent transition to a low-emissions economy. More >>

New Transport Plan will unlock Auckland

Thursday, 26 April 2018, 12:15 pm | Generation Zero

The unprecedented investment in Auckland's transport announced today will be a welcome relief for all Aucklanders as it unlocks the city and provides more transport choice says Generation Zero. More >>

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 >>

 

 

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