New Zealand’s 2019 sustainability heroes!

Last Thursday the biggest night on New Zealand’s sustainability calendar took place, when 700 people gathered at Shed 10 on Auckland’s waterfront to find out who would be crowned the most sustainable of them all.

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The Zero Carbon Bill: history made, but what does it mean for business?

At last year’s SBN Annual Conference, Minister for Climate Change James Shaw outlined the government’s aim to establish a new legislative framework to address the environmental and social crises of our time. It includes suite of changes with the aim of setting a foundation to tackle climate change and enhance social wellbeing over the next few decades.

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Re-imagining food waste

SBN is working with Wellington City Council on a series of food forums to increase food sustainability and resilience in the region.

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Planting Season Wrap Up

Hundreds of volunteers, thousands of trees, many pairs of muddy gumboots, and the warm glow of giving back to the environment we love.

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New monitoring of sediment on small sites

Why worry about sediment building up in our harbours when the water looks sparkling on a sunny Auckland day? To most of us, it is only when a stream or river turns brown that there is any sign of a problem.

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You can make a difference for freshwater today!

Submit today on the Government’s new plan to halt waterway decline in Aotearoa. You have until the end of October to submit and help ensure our government has a clear mandate to set strong rules to limit pollution and degradation of our waterways.

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