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The Green Party's James Shaw

Each week Green Party leader James Shaw explains the green-tinged issues of the day.

Zero Carbon Submissions Report w/ James Shaw: October 8, 2018

Zero Carbon Submissions Report w/ James Shaw: October 8, 2018 Zero Carbon Submissions Report w/ James Shaw: October 8, 2018, 18.46 MB
Mon 8 Oct 2018

This week for our regular segment with Green Party co-leader James Shaw, Jemima talked to James about the Zero Carbon Submissions Report and Mental Health Awareness Week. 

Welfare System Overhaul Campaign w/ James Shaw: October 1, 2018

Welfare System Overhaul Campaign w/ James Shaw: October 1, 2018 Welfare System Overhaul Campaign w/ James Shaw: October 1, 2018, 17.21 MB
Mon 1 Oct 2018

This week for our regular segment with co-leader of the Green Party, James Shaw, Jemima asked James about the party's campaign to overhaul the welfare system. They discussed why the welfare system needs to change in New Zealand and how the Green Party will work to ensure change happens. 

Housing WoF and Electric Cars w/ James Shaw: September 24, 2018

Housing WoF and Electric Cars w/ James Shaw: September 24, 2018 Housing WoF and Electric Cars w/ James Shaw: September 24, 2018, 14.79 MB
Mon 24 Sep 2018

This week Jemima spoke to Green Part co-leader James Shaw about that party's call for a housing Warrant of Fitness to ensure that New Zealand homes are "dry, warm and healthy". They also discussed the future of electric cars in Aotearoa. 

Green Party Priorities w/ James Shaw: September 17, 2018

Green Party Priorities w/ James Shaw: September 17, 2018 Green Party Priorities w/ James Shaw: September 17, 2018, 16.92 MB
Mon 17 Sep 2018

Green Party co-leader James Shaw is back on the Wire this week. He spoke to Jemima about the party's priorities, the Global Climate Action Summit and the Productivity Commission's report on electricty generation in a low emission economy.

Te Reo in Schools w/ Chlöe Swarbrick: September 10, 2018

Te Reo in Schools w/ Chlöe Swarbrick: September 10, 2018 Te Reo in Schools w/ Chlöe Swarbrick: September 10, 2018, 17.11 MB
Mon 10 Sep 2018

For our Green Party segment today Jemima spoke with Green Party MP and Education Spokesperson, Chlöe Swarbrick. They discussed the Green Party's commitment to ensuring Te Reo Māori is a core curriculum in schools by 2025 and what the Education Amendment Bill could mean for student and teacher representation on education institution councils. 

Waka jumping and youth mental health w/ James Shaw: September 3, 2018

Waka jumping and youth mental health w/ James Shaw: September 3, 2018 Waka jumping and youth mental health w/ James Shaw: September 3, 2018, 18.4 MB
Mon 3 Sep 2018

James Shaw joins us to discuss the Waka jumping bill and youth mental health.

Plastic bags and well-being statistics w/ James Shaw: August 13, 2018

Plastic bags and well-being statistics w/ James Shaw: August 13, 2018 Plastic bags and well-being statistics w/ James Shaw: August 13, 2018, 26.07 MB
Mon 13 Aug 2018

This week Jemima spoke to Green Party co-leader, James Shaw, about the government's single use plastic bag ban and why it is the first step to greatly reducing New Zealand's plastic waste. They also discussed Statistics New Zealand's announcement that they will develop indicators to measure the nation's success, such as social and environmental well-being. 

Te Kāhui Māori Wai w/ James Shaw: 6 August, 2018

Te Kāhui Māori Wai w/ James Shaw: 6 August, 2018 Te Kāhui Māori Wai w/ James Shaw: 6 August, 2018, 23.47 MB
Mon 6 Aug 2018

James Shaw speaks to Lillian Hanly about the establishment of a Te Kāhui Māori Wai, a group tasked with solving freshwater problems. Wire Worry Week is looking at whenua as a legal entity and we talk about where the government stands in terms of ensuring protections around wai as taonga. James also touches on the presence of Canadian alt-right speakers who ended up cancelling their speaking event. 

Zero Carbon Bill submissions w/ James Shaw: 30 July, 2018

Zero Carbon Bill submissions w/ James Shaw: 30 July, 2018 Zero Carbon Bill submissions w/ James Shaw: 30 July, 2018, 9.91 MB
Mon 30 Jul 2018

Green Party co-leader, James Shaw, joined Jemima in studio to discuss the Zero Carbon Bill submissions and the Pacific Climate Summit held in Fiji last week. They talked about why Zero Carbon is so important for New Zealand and how Pacific nations are working together to tackle climate change issues. 

Marama Davidson on sustainable transport & animal welfare

Marama Davidson on sustainable transport & animal welfare Marama Davidson on sustainable transport & animal welfare, 31.38 MB
Mon 2 Jul 2018

Reuben McLaren speaks to Green Party co-leader Marama Davidson about new government investment into sustainable transport and the push to implement stock monitoring cameras after footage of a sharemilker repeatedly beating cows came to light.