Uncorking Auckland’s Potential

Mayor of the new Auckland Council Len Brown is profiled in a Monocle report called, “Ten Smart Govenors”, “a selection of inspiring local legislators.” “In just 18 months [since Brown was elected] he has made the fractured city buzz. ‘The uniting of Auckland has really delivered an opportunity to uncork our potential,” he says. Importantly, Aucklanders haved stopped saying ‘if’ about projects like the $2.8bn Central Rail Tunnel, predicted to revolutionise the city’s railways.”


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Why is New Zealand so Progressive?

Why is New Zealand so Progressive?

She wasn’t the only mother checking in with their whānau that evening. But this woman was Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand’s prime minister, and the one who had decided – on expert…