Russel William Norman (born 1967) is a New Zealand politician and environmentalist. He is a Member of Parliament and male co-leader of the Green Party alongside Metiria Turei.
In New Zealand Norman became involved in organic farming, and was active in the Auckland branch of the Green Party. Later, he worked as an assistant to Green MPs Sue Kedgley, Nandor Tanczos and Keith Locke. He was a researcher for the party from 2002 to 2004 and was the national campaign manager prior to the 2005 election and the national Party Development Co-ordinator afterwards. Following the death of Rod Donald, Norman put his name forward as a contender for the male co-leader position. He won the position on 3 June 2006 at the annual meeting, beating Tanczos, David Clendon and former ...
Preliminary report finds insufficient evidence to substantiate assault allegation Wellington Police say a preliminary report has found there is insufficient evidence tonight to substantiate an allegation of assault arising from an incident during the arrival of China's vice president Xi Jinping at Parliament earlier today. Inspector Peter Cowan, Wellington City Area Police Commander, said police swiftly investigated a complaint of alleged assault from Green Party co-leader Russel Norman.
"Police have spoken to a number of people who witnessed the incident, reviewed available footage, and ...
Pro-Tibetan protester and Green Party co-leader Russel Norman physically clashed with a Chinese delegation as they entered Parliament shortly after midday today. Dr Norman says Chinese security attacked him with an umbrella, and snatched his flag. Did Dr Norman overstep the mark with his protest? Or were the Chinese right to silence him?
The New Zealand Superannuation Fund would be worth $3.2 billion more today if it had performed in line with its ethically invested counterpart in Norway, Green Party Co-leader Russel Norman said today.The NZ Superfund released performance figures this week showing that the Fund has returned 3.4% per annum on average for the last five years. This compares poorly to similar funds overseas:Fund performance comparison over last five years:NZ Super Fund 3.4%Canadian Pension Fund 4.0%Australian AusSuper Funds 4.5%Norwegian Pension Fund 6.6%"If the New Zealand Superannuation Fund had made similar ...
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Four contenders for Green Party co-leadership - New Zealand Herald Radio New ZealandFour contenders for Green Party co-leadershipNew Zealand HeraldNominations have closed for the male co-leader's role, to replace outgoing co-leader Russel Norman. Photo / Jason Dorday. There are four contenders finalised to contest the Green Party co-leadership and they will start a nationwide tour to woo for ...Green Party co-leader contenders confirmedRadio New ZealandFour nominees confirmed for Green Party male Co-leaderScoop.co.nz (press release)all 5 news articles »
Green Party co-leader Russel Norman resigns - The Southland Times The Southland TimesGreen Party co-leader Russel Norman resignsThe Southland TimesGreen Party co leader Russel Norman has announced he will not seek another term as co leader. Russel Norman will stand down as co-leader of the Green Party in May, citing family reasons, but will remain an MP. Norman made the announcement this ...Losing Russel Norman a huge blow to GreensStuff.co.nzRussel Norman's resignation as Greens co-leader 'a vote of confidence in me ...New Zealand HeraldRussel Norman steps downRadio New ZealandTVNZ -3News NZ -Scoop.co.nz (press release)all 65 news articles »
Want to hold the Government to account on climate change? Now's your chance - Stuff.co.nz Stuff.co.nzWant to hold the Government to account on climate change? Now's your chanceStuff.co.nzUsing the hashtag #myclimatequestion, party co-leader Russel Norman is asking people to submit a question about climate change to be put to a government minister. MPs ask questions of government ministers in question time. Each party is allotted a ...Want to ask the Government a question on climate change? Here's your chanceTVNZGreens 'to get public involved' in Parliament's question timeVoxyall 5 news articles »