Purpose

Vision:

A future that’s not shit.

 

Mission:

Champion youth-led non-partisan solutions to climate change.

 

Purpose:

Generation Zero is a non-partisan, youth-led climate organisation that champions solutions towards a carbon neutral Aotearoa.

 

Values:

We advocate for a just and fair transition to carbon neutrality.

We honour Te Tiriti O Waitangi in our actions and act as effective allies of Te Tiriti.

We value contribution within our personal limits and prioritise wellness of our volunteers.

We recognise independence from fossil fuels will only come from all people living in Aotearoa from all backgrounds joining together under a collective vision.

 

Activities:

We campaign for smarter transport, liveable cities and independence from fossil fuels.

We promote public awareness of climate change through campaigns and events.

We lobby government, business and other actors to advance climate change action.

We support and cooperate with other climate advocacy organisations both nationally and internationally.

We provide a voice for young New Zealanders on climate change.

We align our work with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 11, 12 and 13.

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  • Mark Kitchingman
    commented 2019-09-24 11:50:15 +1200
    Hi there

    I am a BA student with Massey University and currently writing an assignment about nuclear power as a possible carbon-neutral option for replacing coal/oil/gas power plants in a world looking at ways of reducing emissions that contribute towards climate change. Controversial I know but rest assured – nuclear power scares the living daylights out of me and I would never in my wildest dreams recommend such a thing. Was wondering if someone could let me know what Generation Zero’s position is towards nuclear power?

    Any help would be greatly appreciated.

    Kind regards,

    Mark Kitchingman