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Government hires big guns for Taranaki summit

Friday 1 Mar 19 10:00am

Economist Kate Raworth ... doughnut diva

MIDNIGHT OIL lead singer Peter Garrett and rock-star economist Kate Raworth will be headlining at the Government’s Just Transition Summit in Taranaki in May.

The event, organised at the request of Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, follows a Council of Trade Unions roundtable in October at which employers, workers, environmentalists and iwi called on the Government to protect jobs and incomes as the country moves to a low-carbon economy.

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