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Audio, Images & Video: Norman Launches 'Green Jobs' Plan

NZ Green Party jobs
plan launch. Russel Norman
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Greens co-leader Russel Norman launched the party's plan to "create 100,000 new green jobs" today.

The plan (PDF) includes direct government investment, changes to economic policy and income streams including a capital gains tax, reprioritising new motorway spending, a commercial water levy and a strengthened emissions trading scheme – as well as a billion dollar-per-year earthquake rebuilding levy.

Norman said the Green Party's priorities in the election and the following negotiations would be "kids, rivers and jobs".

Scoop Audio After Russel Norman's introduction, a speech by Nick Gerritson of Aquaflow Bionomic; then Norman's presentation and a question and answer session.

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NZ Green Party jobs
plan launch. Russel Norman press
conference
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NZ Green Party jobs
plan launch. Nick Gerritson, Director & Co-Founder, Aquaflow
Bionomic Corporation
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Nick Gerritson, Director & Co-Founder, Aquaflow Bionomic Corporation

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Sample Aquaflow products Mr Gerritson showed off during his speech.

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Russel Norman's introduction, followed by Nick Gerritson of Aquaflow Bionomic Corporation.

First part of co-leader Russel Norman's presentation.

Second part of co-leader Russel Norman's presentation.

Full Green Party video (with Q+A) here.

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