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CEAC calls for Ministry of Health to be cautious

Monday, 20 January 2020, 2:31 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

“CEAC calls for Ministry of Health to be cautious of mystery viral pneumonia spreading from China.” More >>

CEAC -National Party position on climate change is abysmal

Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 10:07 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

CEAC supports Government for elevating clean ‘Rail Transport’ over truck transport, for moving more freight onto rail, thereby keeping our CO2 ‘climate emissions’ at a far lower levels, potentially stabilising climate changing weather events, saving ... More >>

Dangers of dust from Australian fires for NZ Public Health

Monday, 6 January 2020, 2:07 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

This ‘new decade of 2020 was mired by the arrival of dust particles from Australian fires that were carried by air borne deposition into our own NZ air shed, so what are the risks to NZ Public health now?. More >>

PGF/BERL report confirms rail is essential to East Coast

Monday, 16 December 2019, 4:34 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

The just released PGF/BERL rail viability report was the most comprehensive analysis of the rail transport option conducted since the Gisborne rail line closed in 2012. More >>

CEAC are strongly in support of Government rail funding plan

Sunday, 15 December 2019, 11:55 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

CEAC reviewed the NZTA National Land Transport Programme “2021–24 NLTP development” plan to see the support for rail funding was there, and NZTA is now seen as ‘anti-rail’ in their NLTP plans, contrary to Government policy to use rail - heads must roll. More >>

Government must stop being stymied by MBIE bureaucrats

Friday, 13 December 2019, 8:13 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Subject; Deputy PM said quote; “New Zealand First leader Winston Peters has challenged his Cabinet colleagues for the delay over a Northport decision, criticising it as "paralysis by analysis". https://www.rnz.co.nz/news/political/405385/paralysis-by-analysis-winston-peters-assessment-of-the-delay-over-northport More >>

CEAC – climate change issues for rail transport plans

Thursday, 12 December 2019, 9:11 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Climate change crisis; - “transport emissions are a major culprit causing horrendous weather events.” At CEAC; we will watch with interest of how the transport funds will be used to improve our transport infrastructure and lower our climate change ... More >>

CEAC – Supports ‘Dog & Lemon call for median barriers’

Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 8:26 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Trucks are now far too fast and large for our narrow winding roads in NZ, something needs to be done. More >>

CEAC – How to stop destructive loss of ocean oxygen?

Monday, 9 December 2019, 9:03 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Consider; The shock of an alarming release of the report at the Climate Change conference in Madrid COPs 25 yesterday on the discovery loss of widespread ocean oxygen is another watershed moment that must be recognised as dire for our future survival. Quote; ... More >>

CEAC – University of Auckland asks ‘Can democracy survive’

Saturday, 7 December 2019, 12:00 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

“CEAC – University of Auckland asks ‘Can democracy survive’? Subject; Can democracy survive? https://www.auckland.ac.nz/en/news/2019/12/03/can-democracy-survive-.html Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre Incorporated (CEAC) Press release 8th December ... More >>

CEAC - PM must attend COPS 25 Climate Change Conference.

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 12:34 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

PM Ardern must attend COPS 25 Climate Change Conference beginning today in Madrid with 125 other countries. More >>

CEAC wants funding for rail freight/passenger services

Monday, 2 December 2019, 10:05 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Letter to – Grant Robertson Labour finance Minister. Dear Grant, - Our NGO has represented the community since 2001 on issues of community environmental and residential public health and wellbeing; quote; “In association with other Community Groups, ... More >>

CEAC - Gov't fund NZ rail freight/passenger services

Sunday, 1 December 2019, 12:24 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

“CEAC - Gov't fund NZ rail freight/passenger services.” Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre Incorporated (CEAC) Press release 1st December 2019. Letter to - Labour party MPs at Labour party conference. IMPORTANT Today 1st December 2019, at ... More >>

The Hidden Trucking Industry Subsidy

Friday, 29 November 2019, 2:56 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

This US based article shows we ‘public’ give an exorbitant unfair amount of subsidy to the trucking industry. More >>

UN Climate report- record emissions’ - Govt' must use rail

Friday, 29 November 2019, 8:55 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

In an appeal to Governments to do more to reverse countries’ reliance on producing energy from fossil fuels, in line with the 2015 Paris Agreement on Climate Change, WMO Secretary-General Petteri Taalas, warned that “the future welfare of mankind” ... More >>

CEAC – supports ‘Aurecon’ trains with rails - not trackless

Thursday, 28 November 2019, 8:22 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Aurecon proposal; is for trackless trains. We must not use plastic/nylon tyres as they emit toxic tyre dust that can kill many . Consider; “Road dust: an overlooked urban pollutant” https://ec.europa.eu/environment/integration/research/newsalert/pdf/277na4_en.pdf ... More >>

NZTA lack respect of environmental stewardship

Wednesday, 27 November 2019, 8:45 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Living near a busy road can stunt children's lung growth, a UK report has shown. More >>

CEAC - vehicle emissions a must during mechanical fitness

Monday, 25 November 2019, 8:07 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

Most countries now include vehicle emission testing of all vehicles during mechanical fitness every year but still not in NZ. More >>

CEAC support NZ First plan to reduce 1080 poison

Monday, 25 November 2019, 7:24 am | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

We agree with NZ First Jenny Marcroft ‘Spokesperson for Health’ innovative to lower 1080 poison on predator control in the press release 20th November 2019. More >>

CEAC supports Government policy to lower traffic speed

Monday, 18 November 2019, 2:19 pm | Citizens Environmental Advocacy Centre

‘Two people have died in a two-car crash on the Hawke's Bay Expressway’ This was a heart breaking event that occurred on our own community’s door step in Napier. More >>

 

 

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