LAUNCH OF THE APPEAL FOR AN NZ RISK ASSESSMENT

Appeal for a Wise Political Response to our Deteriorating World

7.30 pm Wednesday, 19 June, Te Manawa – Art Gallery, 326 Main Street, Palmerston North

Professor Sir Alan Mark (University of Otago), Dr Mike Joy (Massey University),
Mr Russell Tregonning (Surgeon, representing OraTaiao: NZ Climate and Health Council), Assoc. Prof Christine Cheyne (Massey University)

A group of more than 100 celebrated and widely respected New Zealanders recently launched an appeal to all political parties to design robust cross-party strategies and policies to give future generations the best chance of security, peace, social justice and opportunity for all (http://wiseresponse.org.nz/). The leader of this appeal is Sir Alan Mark, Professor Emeritus, Department of Botany, University of Otago.

Join Sir Alan, Dr Mike Joy, Mr Russell Tregonning and A/Prof Christine Cheyne as The Appeal is introduced and the areas of action are presented.

This event is jointly hosted by IPENZ Manawatu Branch, RSNZ Manawatu Branch, Engineers for Social Responsibility, and OraTaiao: NZ Climate and Health Council

All welcome