In June 2020, The Pacific Climate Warriors launched The Pacific Votes Count campaign which
focused on supporting and encouraging Pacific peoples’ and communities who are eligible to vote in
the 2020 New Zealand General Elections.
Decades after its official end, colonialism has morphed into a more subtle way of controlling global South societies, through loans, often for unnecessary fossil fuel infrastructure, which traps our societies and future generations in illegitimate debt. It’s time to reject this legacy of colonialism and move forward, through a global Green New Deal.