Tag: TPPA Action – Wellington

TPPA Wellington – Absolutely Positively Opposed?

Press Release – TPPA Action – Wellington Thousands of people will march and rally at centres around New Zealand in It’s our Future Rallies. Wellington will host a family friendly rally this Saturday 8 November at 1:00pm gathering at the Cuba St. Bucket Fountain and marching to the Wellington …STOP the TPPA! Rally – TPPA Wellington – Absolutely Positively Opposed? Thousands of people will march and rally at centres around New Zealand in It’s our Future Rallies. Wellington will host a family friendly rally this Saturday 8 November at 1:00pm gathering at the Cuba St. Bucket Fountain and marching to the Wellington Civic Square to support and hear speeches outlining our understanding of Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPPA). People across the country are rallying to support a return to public interest – placing people and planet before the interests of corporations and profit. Wellington is one of 16 rallies and Anti-TPPA Action events throughout Aotearoa – New Zealand. In Wellington marchers will assemble in Wellington at Cuba St Bucket Fountain from 1:00 pm for a march to the City heart at the Civic Square. Speakers and entertainers will provide rich content for the gathering. Wellington TPPA Action spokesperson Ariana Paretutanganui- Tamati encourages people to ‘participate in the Wellington TPPA rally and learn more about Trans Pacific Partnership Agreement negotiations. It is imperative that all New Zealanders know about what...

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Wellington National Is Not Our Future Rally 30/8/14

Press Release – TPPA Action – Wellington Thousands of people will march and rally at National is not our Future events on Saturday. Auckland is the main rally centre with supportive actions in Wellington, Dunedin, Christchurch and Hamilton. In Wellington, marchers will assemble at Te Papa …Media Release: Wellington National Is Not Our Future Rally – Saturday 30th August Thousands of people will march and rally at National is not our Future events on Saturday. Auckland is the main rally centre with supportive actions in Wellington, Dunedin, Christchurch and Hamilton. In Wellington, marchers will assemble at Te Papa from 1:00 pm for a march along the waterfront to Parliament with an expected arrival at 1.45pm. TPPA Action–Wellington spokesperson Ariana Paretutanganui-Tamati says, ‘We’ve got to vote for change. Those who have the most to lose through the continued attack on the public estate need to get out and vote. We’ve got to link up the issues: it’s not just about the economy or the environment or health or education. The underlying question is do we want multination corporations running our country or do we want control?’ People want leadership based on genuine public interest—placing people and planet before the interests of corporations and profit promulgated by the National and ACT parties pollution-led, greed-based economy. Speakers at Parliament will address New Zealand’s inequality and child poverty, assaults on privacy and freedoms...

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