New Zealand- Jacinda Ardern Revealed A Diverse List Of Ministers

Today, On November 6, the (re-elected) Labour party’s swearing-in took place. October 17, in re-election, marked a majoritarian win for Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Even though New Zealand adopted a promotional voting system – Liberal Labour Party has witnessed a single party win after 24 years. Moreover, The Labour Party won in this re-election. Previously, On November 2, She declared the list of the diverse ministers.

In truth, Jacinda Ardern holding the PM position and will also be responsible as

  • Minister –National Security
  • Associate Minister –Arts, culture and Heritage.
  •  Minister Responsible -Ministerial
  • Intelligent Services
  • Minister  –Child Poverty Reduction

Other Ministers of the Cabinet

Grant Murray RobertsonDeputy Prime Minister
Finance Minister
Minister Responsible for the Earthquake Commission
Minister for Sport and Recreation  
Nanaia  Cybelle MahutaMinister of Foreign Affairs
Associate Minister for Māori Development
Minister of Local Government
Kelvin Davis
Minister for
Māori Crown Relations
Andrew  James Little 

Minister responsible for
 Pike River Re-Entry.
New Zealand Security Intelligence Service
Minister of Government Communications Security Bureau.
Minister for Treaty of Waiting Negotiations
Health Minister.
Minister of Justice
Minister for Work Relations 
David ParkerMinister for the Environment
Attorney- General Associate
Minister of Finance
Revenue Minister
Minister for Oceans and Fisheries
Kiri Allan Conservation Minister
Associate Minister for Arts, Culture and Heritage.
Minister for Emergency Management  
Ayesha  Jennifer VerrallMinister for Safety
Minister for Seniors
Associate Minister of Health.
Associate Minister for Research, Science and Innovation.
Hon David Clark Minister of Commerce and Consumer Affairs
Minister for
Digital Economy and Communications
State-Owned Enterprises  
as well as
Minister Responsible for the Earthquake Commission
Minister of Statistics    
Chris John HipkinsMinister for Covid-19 Response
Education Minister
Minister of Public Service
Leader of the House
Carmel Jean SepuloniMinister for Disability Issues
Minister for Social Development and Employment
  Arts, Culture and Heritage Minister
Minister for Accident Compensation Corporation  
Hon Megan Woods Housing Minister
Minister of Energy and Resources
Minister for Research, Science and Innovation
Associate Minister of Finance    
Michael WoodDeputy leader of the house
Minister of Transport
Minister for Workplace Relations and Safety  
Willie Wakatere JacksonAssociate Minister for Accident Compensation Corportaion
Minister for Māori Development
Associate Minister of Justice
Hon Kris FaafoiMinister for Broadcasting and Media
Minister for Immigration
Justice Minister
Janette Rose TinettiMinister for Women Associate
Minister of Education
Internal Affairs Minister
Damien O’ConnorMinister of Agriculture
Minister for land Information
Trade and Export Growth Minister
In addition,
Minister for Biosecurity
Minister for Rural Communities
Peeni HenareAssociate Minister of Tourism
Associate Minister for Health (Māori Health)
Minister of Defence Associate
Housing Minister (Māori Housing)
Minister for Whānau Ora    
 Hon Stuart NashMinister of Tourism
Minister of Forestry
Economic and Regional Development Minister
Minister for Small Business
Poto WilliamsAssociate Minister of Housing (Public Housing)
Minister of Police
Minister for Building and Construction
Associate Minister for Children  
A few roles were assigned prior to 2020 re-election winning

Ministers Outside the Cabinet

Aupito William SioCourts Pacific Peoples Minister
Associate Minister- Justice Foreign Affairs Education (Pacific Peoples) Health (Pacific Peoples)
Priyanca RadhakrishnanYouth Community and Voluntary Sector
Diversion, Inclusion and Ethnic Communities Minister
Associate Minister-
Social Development and Employment  
Meka Whaitiri

Customs & Veterans Minister
Associate Minister
Agriculture- (Animal welfare)
Phil Twyford

Associate Minister
State for Trade and Export Growth
Disarmament and Arms Control

Parliamentary – Under Secretaries

Rino Tirikatene
Trade and Export Growth (Māori Trade)
Ocean and Fisheries Minister
Deborah Russell Revenue Minister

Furthermore, the Green Party, a “co-operation agreement” is signed with the Green Party. Specifically, it will work on issues like Climate Change and Family and Child abuse. Also, Ministers are appointed for the same.

Subsequently, Outside the Cabinet, two Green Party members are assigned ministerial roles Co-operation agreement ministers.

Co-operation agreement ministers

James ShawAssociate Minister-Environment (Biodiversity)
Minister-Climate Change  
Marama DavidsonAssociate Minister- Housing (Ho Minister-Prevention of Family and Sexual Violence
Marama DavidsonAssociate Minister- Housing (Homelessness)
Minister-Prevention of Family and Sexual Violence

At any rate, Jacinda Ardern is determined to focus on reawakening the Economy. Further, she seeks to rework. Specifically, with the situation and havoc of the pandemic in a better and systematic way.

Other than that, she stated that assigned positions were based on merits.

Therefore, marking the diversity will surely be a great example. Above all, it will strengthen the administration in New Zealand

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