Auckland council submissions dominated by older Pakeha voices

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 1:15 pm on 21 January 2019

Around three-quarters of the 26,000 submissions on Auckland's long-term 2050 plan were made by Pākeha, despite making up just half of the region's population.

And older, wealthier voices are also over-represented.

So, how do we democratise the democratic process?

It's an issue RNZ's Kate Newton's explored in a new multimedia longform piece, White Noise.

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