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Nick Young

Nick has worked with Greenpeace for more than 10 years and is now Head of Digital at Greenpeace NZ.

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  • Lucy lawless attends climate emergency in Wellington

    Blogpost by Nick Young - October 15, 2009 at 12:51

    A climate emergency response is underway Wellington. Sign On ambassador and actress Lucy Lawless is "head medic" at a climate emergency tent in Manners Mall.

    All comers are being fitted with the iconic blue arm casts bearing the message C'mon john - S... Read more >

  • Rhys Darby: "I’ll get John Key to the ball"

    Blogpost by Nick Young - October 10, 2009 at 15:42

    Comedian Rhys Darby has helped kick off a nationwide fund-raising drive to help pay Prime Minister John Key’s way to the UN climate talks in Copenhagen in December, with a “Darby Barbie” in Auckland.

    “Some say I'm pretty handy on the barbie after two ... Read more >

  • Darby barbie

    Blogpost by Nick Young - October 7, 2009 at 16:24

    Just a quick post to let you know there’s something we didn’t tell you about Rhys Darby – he’s really good with sausages.  And he’ll be hosting a Sign On BBQ in Newmarket on Saturday whichHe's calling it the 'Darby Barbie'.

    "Some say I'm pretty handy... Read more >

  • The casts catch on

    Blogpost by Nick Young - October 6, 2009 at 11:29

    It was 2 months before Copenhagen, all was quiet at Key's house  nothing was stirring, not even a mouse.
    But in the dead of the night, teams of Sign Oners,
    Snuck about with a message: “C’mon John, or we’re goners!”

     
    Come dawn this morning, local stat...

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  • In collaboration with the Danish government and others, Google is launching a series of Google Earth layers and tours to allow you to explore the potential impacts of climate change on our planet and possible solutions. Soya field. It is illegal in Brazil to destroy Brazil nut trees so  they are left standing when the forest is cleared. Many of the Brazil  nut trees die from the fires that are used to clear the forest.Last week a set of tours, narra... Read more >

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