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The end of another strange year

17 December, 2021 - It’s been a tough two years of COVID and unfortunately the end isn’t quite as close as we previously thought. It’s ok to feel sadness and Dr...

Measuring ACT emissions for 2020-21

17 December, 2021 - The ACT Government has released its annual report outlining the territory’s greenhouse gas emissions for 2020-21 and progress towards our em...

I will not be silenced about justice for Palestinian people

17 December, 2021 - In a speech to the Senate earlier this month, Senator Mehreen Faruqi again shares the ongoing plight of the Palestinian people and why she w...

Greens call for inquiry into West Gate Tunnel project

17 December, 2021 - The Victorian Greens have called for a parliamentary inquiry into the West Gate Tunnel project following reports of multi-billion dollar blo...

Social connection and community support through technology grants

16 December, 2021 - A new funding round for community organisations to bolster their digital access and literacy opens today to increase flexibility, response, ...

Funding boost for Canberra’s community legal services

16 December, 2021 - ACT community legal services will provide a range of new initiatives to assist women - including victim survivors - and people needing menta...

Have your say on expanding voting rights to young people in the ACT

14 December, 2021 - Today the Justice and Community Safety Committee in the ACT Legislative Assembly announced an inquiry into extending voting rights to 16 and...

Greens respond to Giralang Shop Inquiry Committee Report

14 December, 2021 - Andrew Braddock MLA, Member for Yerrabi has responded to the interim report into Giralang Shops published today by the Standing Committee on...

Accommodation partner announced for 2022 Canberra and Region Heritage Festival

14 December, 2021 - For the first time in its history, the Canberra and Region Heritage Festival will have an accommodation partner, with the heritage-listed Me...

New electric vehicle charging outlook to guide future investment

13 December, 2021 - A new Electric Vehicle Charging Outlook for the ACT has been released today, providing guidance for industry to ensure a strategic rollout o...

We need deep, genuine consultation with the community to get planning right in the ACT

10 December, 2021 - In light of the release of the District Planning Engagement Report last week, and the Planning Review Project Update Paper today, the ACT Gr...

Celebrating climate action champions in ACT schools

9 December, 2021 - Today the ACT is celebrating students and staff for their sustainability projects and efforts to reduce emissions at this year’s Actsmart Sch...

Reform the whole system to end political corruption

9 December, 2021 - Media Release  The Greens have announced a policy to reform the political system, clean up politics, and strengthen democracy. At the...

Senate committee backs judicial inquiry into media regulation in Australia

9 December, 2021 - Media release  The Senate Inquiry into Media Diversity has today recommended that a judicial inquiry with the powers of a royal commi...

More needed to protect vulnerable people living in residential park communities in NSW

9 December, 2021 - The Member for Ballina says the devil is in the detail in the 48 recommendations of the Statutory Review of the Residential (Land Lease) Comm...