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Climate all-important, economist reminds Govt

Tuesday 27 Aug 19 11:00am

All Government must consider climate change


GOVERNMENT decisions that donít take climate change into account should be voided, says an economist who has spent 30 years trying to get governments in New Zealand and Australia to take the issue seriously.

Chris Livesey has headed climate change policy teams in Wellington and Canberra and says he has been horrified by the way in which successive governments have ignored climate change and the need to cut emissions when they have made decisions.

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