Ko au te whenua, ko te whenua ko au - I am the land, the land is me

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Ko au te whenua, ko te whenua ko au - I am the land, the land is me

Virginia
McMillan
Dougal Thorburn
Wellington specialist GP Dougal Thorburn wants health officials to provide direction and support for health providers to act on climate change [Image: Supplied]

Climate action calls to mind the above whakataukī describing the deep connection humans have with the Earth, a Wellington GP tells Virginia McMillan

There are no incentives to reduce emissions and waste, and regenerate our Earth Dougal Thorburn recalls as a child camping for weeks with his fam