PrefabNZ presents: The Housing Crisis
Affordable, secure housing and sustainable future-proof cities are a huge concern in New Zealand with its homelessness, growing and aging population. PrefabNZ, the New Zealand Green Building Council and Community Housing Aotearoa are co-hosting this pre-election Housing Issues panel. We are inviting a spokesperson from the Political Parties to present their housing action plans at a public audience panel. Come along to hear their plans and decide who to vote for. Hosted and chaired by Guy Marriage (Senior Lecturer, Building Science, School of Architecture, VUW),and featuring: Geoff Simmons (The Opportunities Party), Metiria Turei (The Green Party), Marama Fox (Maori Party), Phil Twyford (Labour), Shamubeel Equab (economist, social commentator, writer and housing issues expert) Garry Moore, former Mayor of Christchurch, now working for the Community Housing Trust in Christchurch and on Board of Community Housing Aotearoa).
Thursday 7 September
LT1, School of Architecture
Victoria University of Wellington
139 Vivian Street