New Zealand Just Declared a Climate Emergency. What’s Next?
New Zealand Just Declared a Climate Emergency. What’s Next? Pledging carbon neutrality is a start, but we need more. This week, Aotearoa New Zealand joined 32 other countries and more than 1800 municipalities in declaring a climate emergency. The notion passed in Parliament 76–43 with only the National and ACT parties holding out. While it may seem like a good step moving forward, will it be accompanied by actions, or is it virtue signaling at its finest? New Zealand has been touted many time