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Mehreen Faruqi
Deputy Leader & Senator for NSW

Greens respond to appointment of Antisemitism envoy

10 July, 2024 - Australian Greens Deputy Leader and Antiracism spokesperson Senator Mehreen Faruqi has said that the Government needs to urgently implement the ...

Greens condemn Sydney University’s new restrictions on campus protests

5 July, 2024 - Greens Deputy Leader and Higher Education Spokesperson has responded to new campus protest rules imposed by Sydney University which inc...

Massive win for Greens and animal welfare advocates as live sheep export ban passes Senate

1 July, 2024 - The Export Control Amendment (Ending Live Sheep Exports by Sea) Bill 2024, has passed the Senate, delivering a huge win for the Greens as we...

Greens say staggering uni wage theft figures must spark immediate Government action

26 June, 2024 - Australian Greens Deputy Leader and Spokesperson for Higher Education, Senator Mehreen Faruqi has responded to new analysis by the National Tert...

TRANSCRIPT: Bandt and Faruqi respond to Palestine vote and Senator Payman

25 June, 2024 - Attributable to Greens Leader Adam Bandt: Despicably, Labor and Liberal joined together to vote against recognising the state of Palestine. Thi...

Greens call on Government to listen to growing calls to dump disastrous international student cap policy

18 June, 2024 - Deputy Greens Leader and Higher Education spokesperson Senator Mehreen Faruqi has responded to the Group of Eight’s scathing criticism of the Go...

Additional aid funding for Gaza is necessary but Government needs to do far more

12 June, 2024 - Greens Deputy Leader and International Aid and Global Justice Spokesperson Senator Mehreen Faruqi has stated that while the Albanese Government’...

Greens launch inquiry into climate-fuelled insurance bill hikes

28 May, 2024 - Deputy Greens Leader and Climate Adaptation spokesperson, Senator Mehreen Faruqi will chair a Select Committee on the Impact of Climate Risk...

Government must act on shocking USyd wage theft revelations

21 May, 2024 - Australian Greens Deputy Leader and Higher Education spokesperson Senator Mehreen Faruqi has responded to revelations that the University of Sydn...

Labor’s budget completely fails students on placement poverty and student debt

15 May, 2024 - Deputy Greens Leader and Higher Education spokesperson Senator Mehreen Faruqi has responded to the Government’s budget, which was billed as havin...

Greens celebrate big animal welfare win, with Government decision to legislate live sheep export ban

11 May, 2024 - Senator Mehreen Faruqi, Australian Greens Deputy Leader and Spokesperson for Animal Welfare, has welcomed the Government’s decision to ban live s...