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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Amendment to Misuse of Drugs Act will ensure addiction is treated like the health issue it is

By   /  March 7, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Police, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Amendment to Misuse of Drugs Act will ensure addiction is treated like the health issue it is

Source: Green Party The Green Party welcomes the introduction of legislation to address the synthetic drugs crisis and broader addiction problems in Aotearoa.  “Today we’re tabling the most fundamental change in drug law in New Zealand in over 30 years”, Green Party spokesperson on drug law reform Chlöe Swarbrick said.  “Working with Police, the Government […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: National shouldn’t stop the will of the people on MMP changes: Green Party

By   /  March 5, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, Justice, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: National shouldn’t stop the will of the people on MMP changes: Green Party

Source: Green Party Green Party Justice spokesperson Golriz Ghahraman has called on National Party leader Simon Bridges to follow the will of the people and add his voice to MMP changes that were recommended in 2012. “National put the country through an MMP review that took thousands of public submissions and made a series of […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Green Party welcome further efforts to stop tax evasion

By   /  March 5, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Green Party welcome further efforts to stop tax evasion

Source: Green Party The Green Party welcomes further steps to combat tax evasion, Green Party Co-leader James Shaw said today. “Tax evaders have been able to avoid paying their fair share of tax that go towards hospitals and schools, while the rest of us chip in. “The announcement today – a collaboration between expanded networks […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: New survey shows Māori support for legal cannabis

By   /  March 4, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, Justice, KB, law, Legal, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: New survey shows Māori support for legal cannabis

Source: Green Party The Green Party welcome the survey on Māori support for legalisation and regulation of cannabis released today, says Green Party Māori Development spokesperson Marama Davidson. The Horizon Research poll shows 75% of Māori would vote to legalise cannabis for personal use if a referendum were held tomorrow. “The new poll shows a […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Green Party introduce suite of measures to strengthen democracy

By   /  March 4, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Green Party introduce suite of measures to strengthen democracy

Source: Green Party A suite of measures to strengthen democracy are being proposed by the Green Party with a Member’s Bill. The Electoral Strengthening Democracy Bill seeks reform in four key areas: Strengthening transparency and safeguards on donations to parties and candidates Enabling voters of Māori descent to change roll type at any time Overturning […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Changing birth certificates long overdue

By   /  February 26, 2019  /  24-7, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, Human Rights, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Trade  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Changing birth certificates long overdue

Source: Green Party The Green Party is deeply disappointed to see the Births, Deaths, Marriages and Relationships Registration Bill delayed after going through the Select Committee process. “We unequivocally support our trans, non-binary and other rainbow communities,” says Jan Logie, Green Party spokesperson on rainbow issues. “The proposed amendments to correcting a person’s birth certificate […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: National would rather save landlords some cash than look after sick kids: Green Party

By   /  February 25, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Business, Commerce, CTF, DJF, Economy, English, Green Party, Investment, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, United States of America  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: National would rather save landlords some cash than look after sick kids: Green Party

Source: Green Party The National Party is more concerned about the back pocket of property investors than sick kids and the elderly, Green Party Co-leader Marama Davidson said today. “In Aotearoa thousands of kids and the elderly are being admitted into hospital with respiratory diseases linked to mould and damp in their rental property. “If […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: A warm, dry, safe home for renters with new healthy home standards

By   /  February 24, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: A warm, dry, safe home for renters with new healthy home standards

Source: Green Party The Green Party welcome new healthy homes standards that are a step towards renters have a warm, dry, safe home. “At the moment, housing standards to protect our renters – including elderly and kids – are just not fit for purpose”, Green Party Co-leader Marama Davidson said today. “New Zealanders agree across […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Green Party welcome Tax Working Group report

By   /  February 21, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, Banking and Finance, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Green Party welcome Tax Working Group report

Source: Green Party The Green Party welcomes the Tax Working Group report, which lays out a plan to ensure taxation in Aotearoa is fair and enhances the wellbeing of all New Zealanders. “Being in Government gives us an opportunity to be at the table for any tax reforms. We look forward to working meaningfully and […]

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MIL-OSI New Zealand: Waiting list for public housing emboldens work to overhaul social support system

By   /  February 19, 2019  /  24-7, Aid, AM-NC, Asia Pacific, Asia Pacific Region, CTF, DJF, English, Green Party, KB, MIL OSI, New Zealand, New Zealand Legislature, Open Source Intel, Opposition Parties, Political Parties, Politics, Republic of Korea  /  Comments Off on MIL-OSI New Zealand: Waiting list for public housing emboldens work to overhaul social support system

Source: Green Party An increase in the public housing waiting list, now more than 10,000 New Zealanders, shows exactly why the Greens are working with Government to put the heart back into the social support system whilst addressing a growing housing crisis, Green Party Co-leader Marama Davidson said today. “More and more of our people […]

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