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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.

An Update on the Green Party w/ James Shaw: June 17, 2019

An Update on the Green Party w/ James Shaw: June 17, 2019 An Update on the Green Party w/ James Shaw: June 17, 2019, 13.83 MB
Mon 17 Jun 2019

This week Jemima speaks to Green Party co-leader James Shaw about what the party has in store for the next few months. They discuss the reopening of the Napier-Wairoa railway, the Emissions Trading Scheme changes and the cannabis referendum. 

The Well-Being Budget w/ James Shaw: May 27, 2019

The Well-Being Budget w/ James Shaw: May 27, 2019 The Well-Being Budget w/ James Shaw: May 27, 2019, 12.81 MB
Mon 27 May 2019

With the well-being budget set to be announced on Thursday, Jemima speaks to Green Party co-leader, James Shaw, about his thoughts about the new budget focus. They discuss Statistics New Zealand's well-being indicators and how they will be incorporated into the budget. 

The ETS and Pacific Climate Policy w/ James Shaw: May 20, 2019

The ETS and Pacific Climate Policy w/ James Shaw: May 20, 2019 The ETS and Pacific Climate Policy w/ James Shaw: May 20, 2019, 20.07 MB
Mon 20 May 2019

With the recent introduction of the Zero Carbon Bill in parliament and reforms to the Emissions Trading Scheme, Jemima spoke to Green Party co-leader James Shaw about climate policy. They began by discussing the Emissions Trading Scheme, the affect of New Zealand's climate policies on the Pacific and the cannabis referendum. 

Welfare reform and onshore drilling w/ James Shaw: May 6, 2019

Welfare reform and onshore drilling w/ James Shaw: May 6, 2019 Welfare reform and onshore drilling w/ James Shaw: May 6, 2019, 11.89 MB
Mon 6 May 2019

Lachlan spoke to Green party co-leader James Shaw about the tender of land for onshore drilling in Taranaki and the working group's report on the welfare system.

Tourism and Greenhouse Gas Emissions w/ James Shaw: April 29, 2019

Tourism and Greenhouse Gas Emissions w/ James Shaw: April 29, 2019 Tourism and Greenhouse Gas Emissions w/ James Shaw: April 29, 2019, 23.18 MB
Mon 29 Apr 2019

This week for our segment with the Green Party Jemima speaks to co-leader James Shaw about the effect of international tourism on greenhouse gas emissions. James also talks about his thoughts on the government's response to the working tax group's recommendation. 

PCE Report on Climate Change w/ James Shaw: April 8, 2019

PCE Report on Climate Change w/ James Shaw: April 8, 2019 PCE Report on Climate Change w/ James Shaw: April 8, 2019, 22.07 MB
Mon 8 Apr 2019

Recently Simon Upton, the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment, released a report on climate change outlining his recommendations for a redisgned Emissions Trading Scheme. Jemima speaks to Green Party co-leader James Shaw about the report and asks what his vision of a new Emissions Trading Scheme is. 

The Green Party's James Shaw on minimum wage and trees

The Green Party's James Shaw on minimum wage and trees The Green Party's James Shaw on minimum wage and trees, 26.89 MB
Mon 1 Apr 2019

Oscar Perress talked to Green Party co leader and minister for climate change, james shaw.

They discussed gun controls and laws, carbon sequestration and trees but first they started by talking about the rise in the minimum wage

 

The Terror Attack and the Climate Strike w/ Marama Davidson: March 25, 2019

The Terror Attack and the Climate Strike w/ Marama Davidson: March 25, 2019 The Terror Attack and the Climate Strike w/ Marama Davidson: March 25, 2019, 23.68 MB
Mon 25 Mar 2019

This week for our regular segment with the Green Party Jemima speaks to co-leader Marama Davidson. They discuss the government's role in responing to the terrorist attack in Christchurch and whether New Zealand can expect to see a real legislative change. They also talk about the Schools Strike for Climate Action that took place hours before the attack and what that means for climate policy in Aotearoa. 

Tax Talks w/ James Shaw: March 11, 2019

Tax Talks w/ James Shaw: March 11, 2019 Tax Talks w/ James Shaw: March 11, 2019, 21.22 MB
Mon 11 Mar 2019

This week Jemima speaks to Green Party co-leader James Shaw about a number of topics. They begin by discussing James' support for the government's crack down on tax evasion and what a new capital gains tax could mean for New Zealand. They also briefly discuss the Green Party Summer Policy Conference and the School Strike for Climate. 

Strengthening Democracy Bill w/ James Shaw: March 4, 2019

Strengthening Democracy Bill w/ James Shaw: March 4, 2019 Strengthening Democracy Bill w/ James Shaw: March 4, 2019, 16.27 MB
Mon 4 Mar 2019

Over the weekend the Green Party announced their new members bill, the Electoral Strengthening Democracy Bill. The bill focuses on a number of measures that will improve democracy in New Zealand. Jemima spoke to Green Party co-leader James Shaw about the new bill and why it is so important.