AUT Pacific Media Centres Kendall Hutt stopped by the studio to discuss COP23 negiations and what impact they have in the Pacific, Tongas political Monarchy vs Parliment situation and also the outcome of elections which took place in the Solomon Islands.
This week on Neighbourhood Watch with Nicole Wedding from Radio Adelaide:
The YES campign has won the same sex marriage postal vote, and bills are now being brought into Parliament for discussions. Immigration Minister Peter Dutton is asking New Zealand to back off from the Manus Island crisis and spend the proposed humanitarian money elsewhere. And finally, new technology is being tested in Brisbane for a mobile parcel carrying robot.
Today on Neighbourhood Watch with Nicole Wedding from Radio Adelaide we talk about the increasing humanitarian crisis on Manus Island, the eccentric MP Bob Katter and why the Australian Government is bypassing sitting week.
We chat with Jami-Lee Ross from National on the proposed regional fuel tax that Labour plans to legislate next year in Auckland. He also talks to Kelly about the parliamentary prayer and why National believes there should have been more dialogue around the changes.
After Andrew Becroft's call for cross party support on finding a solution for child poverty in New Zealand many organization expressed support. Andrea Jamison from Action for Youth And Children Aotearoa on how excited they are to hear this support from government and opposition parties.