All posts by Emily Worman

A Challenge for Auckland City Council

Thanks to the amazing work from Peace Action Manawatu, Palmerston North City Council is reviewing it’s policy around hosting particular events that promote weapons, tobacco, fossil fuels or casino gambling.

All councils around Aotearoa need to stop playing host to weapons dealers & those who profit from exploiting people and the planet.

We challenge Auckland City Council to follow Palmerston North’s lead!

Read more here:

https://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/opinion/113427740/proposal-on-palmerston-north-venues-policy-is-a-first-step-towards-communitys-ethical-standards

https://www.stuff.co.nz/manawatu-standard/news/113251639/defence-forum-protests-prompt-venues-policy

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