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Reducing demand on healthcare system would be the best bonus

9 June, 2022 - The Victorian Greens have welcomed a state government decision to provide frontline health workers with a $3,000 bonus, saying it helps recognise...

Listening, Learning And Engaging With Evidence - The Next Stage In Drug Law Reform

9 June, 2022 - ACT Greens Spokesperson on Drug Harm Reduction Johnathan Davis MLA has today welcomed the ACT Government’s response to the Drugs of Dependence (P...

Taking action against sexual assault and violence in the ACT

9 June, 2022 - The ACT Government has agreed - or agreed in principle - to a majority of the 24 recommendations in the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Pr...

Politics Wins Over Koalas: Great Koala National Park Bill Defeated

8 June, 2022 - Politics has once again won out over the future of koalas in NSW with the Government and Opposition voting against a Greens bill to establish a G...

NSW Upper House Set to Debate Bill to Establish Great Koala National Park

8 June, 2022 - Today (Wednesday) the NSW Upper House will debate a bill to establish a Great Koala National Park on the mid-north coast with Labor and the Gover...

New Wood Heater Replacement Program to make the transition more accessible

8 June, 2022 - ACT Greens Member for Brindabella Johnathan Davis MLA is calling for a trial program to make it cheaper and easier for households to transition f...

Greens welcome NurseKeeper Bonus, but Premier’s Pay Cut a Slap in the Face for Healthcare Workers

6 June, 2022 - Greens welcome NurseKeeper Bonus, but Premier’s Pay Cut a Slap in the Face for Healthcare Workers  While a pandemic payment will be welco...

Gender-neutral language in our laws

2 June, 2022 - Today the ACT Government will introduce gender-neutral language in a range of laws and regulations in the territory. The Attorney-General will...

Leading beyond our borders: opportunities to reduce scope 3 emissions

2 June, 2022 - To ensure the ACT continues to be a leader on climate action in Australia, the ACT Government is looking at opportunities to measure and reduce s...

Young Canberrans empowered to access mental health support

2 June, 2022 - Early use of the youth mental health navigation portal MindMap shows young Canberrans are using the portal to get support for anxiety and depress...

Proposed Drug Diversion Scheme Will Still Fail the Most Vulnerable

2 June, 2022 - The Attorney-General’s proposed drug diversion scheme to give police discretionary powers in issuing fines to people caught with small amounts of...

ASSEMBLY CALLS FOR UPDATE ON TEACHER SHORTAGE TASKFORCE

2 June, 2022 - ACT Greens Member for Brindabella Johnathan Davis MLA was pleased to support a motion from the Canberra Liberals in the ACT Legislative Assembly ...

Have your say for better planning in the ACT

2 June, 2022 - The ACT Greens are calling on the public to make submissions to the ACT’s planning review before 15th June. The final drop-in information session...

Ellen Sandell to re-contest seat of Melbourne at state election

1 June, 2022 - Staunch climate advocate and local Kensington mum Ellen Sandell has officially announced she will re-contest the seat of Melbourne in the Novembe...

Burn Right Tonight and reduce smoke impacts on Canberra’s air quality

1 June, 2022 - To protect both the community’s health and the environment, Canberrans are being reminded on the best ways to use their wood heaters with the lau...