James Shaw

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James Shaw

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Minister for Climate Change
Assumed office
26 October 2017
Prime MinisterJacinda Ardern
Preceded byPaula Bennett
Minister of Statistics
Assumed office
26 October 2017
Prime MinisterJacinda Ardern
Preceded byScott Simpson
3rd Male co-leader of the Green Party
Assumed office
30 May 2015
Co-leader with Metiria Turei until 9 August 2017
Marama Davidson since 8 April 2018
Preceded byRussel Norman
Member of the New Zealand Parliament
for Green party list
Assumed office
20 September 2014
Personal details
Born (1973-05-06) 6 May 1973 (age 46)
Wellington, New Zealand
Political partyGreens
ResidenceAro Valley, Wellington
ProfessionPolitician
WebsiteGreen Party profile

James Peter Edward Shaw (born 6 May 1973) is a New Zealand politician. He is the leader of the Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand. In October 2017 he became the Minister outside Cabinet for Statistics and Climate Change Issues. Following Metiria Turei's resignation in August 2017, Shaw became the Green Party's only leader for the 2017 general election.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Davison, Isaac (9 August 2017). "Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei resigns". New Zealand Herald. Retrieved 13 August 2017. Co-leader James Shaw said he will be the sole co-leader for the election.