Forum at Te Papa: Referendum on the voting system 

16 November 2011,  5–6pm
Soundings Theatre, Level 2
Free entry

Join Nigel Roberts and guests for a Forum on the Referendum, which is
taking place at the same time as the 2011 General Election.

Te Papa has invited Nigel Roberts to speak on the Referendum. Well known as an expert in government and political studies, Nigel has been tasked by the Electoral Commission to help New Zealanders understand the Referendum.


The forum will be hosted by Claudia Orange. Members of the panel are:

  • Kate Stone, Assistant Lecturer at VUW’s Faculty of Law
  • Maria Bargh, Senior lecturer in Māori Studies who also lectures in Political Studies
  • Diane White, a Project Manager for the Sustainable Future Institute, a non- partisan think tank contributing to the public good through research and policy analysis.

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Missed the forum?

Listen to Nigel Roberts speak on the Referendum. Use the player below to hear the forum discussion. Recorded by Radio New Zealand.