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NZ needs to speak up on "broken" UN drug policy system

Saturday, 8 December 2018, 12:06 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

NZ needs to speak up on "broken" UN drug policy system UN Headquarters, Vienna. 8th December 2018 – – – A New Zealand medical cannabis company is calling on the government to show international leadership in what it says is a broken UN ... More >>

First NZ company receives Medical Cannabis license

Saturday, 25 August 2018, 7:16 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

Hikurangi Cannabis has become the first New Zealand company to secure a license to cultivate medicinal cannabis plants. More >>

Bringing community-owned wind energy to Wellington

Friday, 26 October 2012, 10:42 am | Hikurangi Foundation

Wellington Wind Group Ltd and the Hikurangi Foundation will work together to bring community-owned wind generation to Wellington. More >>

New Zealand cycle race set to support “smarter transport

Wednesday, 4 April 2012, 7:06 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

In ten days, New Zealand’s newest and most ambitious cycle race will make its way from two ends of the country - Cape Reinga and Bluff - meeting in the middle for a grand finale in Wellington. But the inaugural Tour of New Zealand is more than ... More >>

Green Innovation sector scores “brain re-gain”

Monday, 5 December 2011, 1:11 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

Alex Hannant comes onboard as Executive Director at key New Zealand climate change project incubator, the Hikurangi Foundation in December. More >>

Revolution In Building Makes Exceptional Homes Affordable

Thursday, 21 April 2011, 12:27 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

A report (Little Greenie ¡V Get the Facts) released today about a Golden Bay home dubbed Little Greenie shows that Kiwi homebuilders could be getting significantly better performance for their money. More >>

Hikurangi Executive Director to Step Down

Friday, 8 April 2011, 12:17 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

Today the Hikurangi Foundation, an independent charity creating positive action towards climate change, announced the stepping down of its Executive Director, Liana Stupples. More >>

New breed of real estate agents to lead the charge

Tuesday, 5 October 2010, 4:01 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

A new breed of estate agents who understand what eco-improvements can add value to homes and increase the 'saleability' of a property, is coming thanks to a decision, announced today, to make ground-breaking eco-savvy estate agent training officially ... More >>

Residents have their say on “Taxi-bus"

Thursday, 19 August 2010, 2:03 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

Warkworth residents are being surveyed on a Taxi-bus service to see if this could be a solution to the lack of public transport in the area. The survey has been prepared by the Auckland Regional Transport Authority (ARTA) and Rodney District Council (RDC), ... More >>

“Slow travel” offers hope for Economy and Climate

Tuesday, 4 August 2009, 5:36 pm | Hikurangi Foundation

“Slow travel”, or holidays close to home, are the key to stronger local economies and a lower carbon footprint for the tourism sector say two groundbreaking reports to be released by the Hikurangi Foundation on Wednesday 5 August at the national ... More >>