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Local government climate action planning

The power of partnering with business to create low-emissions, climate resilient cities

COVID-19 has reminded us of the absolute need to transform our future. Will we act with the level of ambition and hope that the climate crisis requires of us, and future generations deserve from us? 

12 November 2020
Online Webinar
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Auckland City

5 million people. 1000 days. One big idea.

What's the one goal the new Government should achieve in the next three years to make New Zealand even better?

Aotearoa/New Zealand, and the rest of the world, is facing two substantial challenges. We need an effective economic stimulus. And we also need to slash our climate pollution. 

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Auckland Harbour

Our Gift to the Gulf

Hon Eugenie Sage, Clarke Gayford, Moana Tamaariki-Pohe, Dr Rochelle Constantine, Riley Hathaway, Andrew Jeffs, Pippa Coom

Your part in protecting and improving the Hauraki Gulf Marine Park for future generations. 

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Tackling Polluting Products and Materials

Rod Oram, Helen Jenkins, Jeff Vickers, Sally Grey, Shawn McIsaac

This event is in partnership with NZGBC.

5:00pm: Networking & refreshments
5:30pm: Start
7:00pm: Finish

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Voting: Why bother?

Oscar Kightley, Marina Matthews, Laura O'Connell Rapira, Michael Goudie, Karl Kane, Hayden Donnell

How do we get more Aucklanders to have their say at this year’s local elections?

5:00pm: Networking & refreshments
5:30pm: Start
7:00pm: Finish

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Auckland Harbour

The Future of Auckland: Is density a dirty word?

Andrew Eagles, Pamela Bell, John Duguid, Penny Hulse, Waiata Rameka-Tupe, Pianina Kahui-McConnell, John Mauro

Why density is so important in designing and planning a sustainable future for Auckland. 

5:00pm: Networking & refreshments
5:30pm: Start
7:00pm: Finish

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Making Auckland an Age-friendly City

Sir Bob Harvey, Janet Clews, Gloria Yaping Gao, Dr Elizabeth Anne Broadbent, Megan Tyler, Glenn Wilcox

Older Aucklanders are an increasing part of the region’s population. How do we work towards making sure that older Aucklanders and those approaching that age group are respected and valued in our community?

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