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Future-Proofing the Internet From Radicalization & Extremist Content | Global Stage | GZERO Media

Future-proofing the internet from radicalization & extremist content

The Christchurch Call to Action, a political summit initiated by New Zealand’s Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, gathered during the UN’s General Assembly to renew its commitment to creating a safer digital world.

The Summit was formed in 2019 following a massive terror attack in Christchurch that left 51 dead and dozens wounded. The terrorist used social media to livestream the murderous rampage for several minutes, and the video was viewed by thousands before it was removed from the internet.

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Report into New Zealand mosque attack focus on Islamist terror risks, firearms licensing

December 08, 2020 9:09 AM

There were no failings within government agencies that would have alerted them to the imminent attack.

Ardern sworn in for second term as New Zealand PM

November 07, 2020 5:00 AM

WELLINGTON • New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was sworn in for a second term yesterday, as final election results showed her landslide victory was even bigger than previously thought.

New Zealand's Ardern sworn in for second term

November 06, 2020 11:55 AM

WELLINGTON (AFP) - New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern was sworn in for a second term Friday (Nov 6), as final election results showed her landslide victory was even bigger than previously thought.

New Zealand plans boost for small businesses, job support

November 05, 2020 8:50 AM

The government will extend the small business loan scheme out to three years, with the interest-free period raised to two years.
The Other 2020 Elections | GZERO World

The other 2020 elections

Of course, the United States presidential election isn't the only major race on the world stage this year. Ian Bremmer takes a look at a number of highly important elections around the globe this year, including those in New Zealand, Israel and South Korea. One thing is clear - for most democratic political contests in 2020, no matter whose name is on the ballot, coronavirus is on voters' minds. Elections right now are as much a referendum on pandemic response as they are on the politicians running.

Watch the episode: What could go wrong in the US election? Rick Hasen on nightmare scenarios & challenges

New Zealand's next Parliament is set to be the most diverse ever

October 19, 2020 11:57 AM

WELLINGTON (REUTERS) - New Zealand's next Parliament is set to be the most inclusive ever, with several people of colour, members from the rainbow communities and a high number of women.

Jacinda Ardern vows to quit if she loses New Zealand election

October 15, 2020 4:59 PM

The prospect appears remote though, with her party Labour enjoying a 15 point lead in opinion polls.

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