E te Māngai o te Whare, tēnā koe.
Ki a koutou ōku hoa Pāremata,
huri noa i te Whare,
ngā mihi o te tau hou ki a koutou katoa.
1. The Wellbeing Budget is based on Green Economics
Mr Speaker, for years – many years – the Green Party and our predecessor, the Values Party, have advocated an approach to economics that delivers human prosperity within ecological limits.
A growing Gross Domestic Product does not, by itself, deliver a fair society or a healthy environment.