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Win for renters as Government commits to Greens calls for a tenancy mediation service

6 May, 2020 - The ACT Greens have today welcomed the ACT Government’s commitment to fund a tenancy mediation service. This follows regular calls from the Gre...

$4.5 million COVID-19 mental health support package to help Canberrans

6 May, 2020 - The ACT Government today announced $4.5 million in additional funding for mental health services to address increased demand by many Canberrans im...

Green Issue: Editorial April 2020

5 May, 2020 - By the Green Issue Editorial Team Over the last two months our lives have been turned upside down by the coronavirus pandemic, but to different...

NSW needs an Arts Minister and Carriageworks a Rescue Package. Now. 

5 May, 2020 - With news of Carriageworks slipping into voluntary administration overnight, the Premier needs to scrap the Powerhouse Museum relocation and save ...

This Whispering in our Hearts

4 May, 2020 - The Bushfires and COVID-19 remind us that we aren’t separate from nature and able to dominate it to satisfy our every desire. Vulnerability is par...

Alison Xamon’s April Update

4 May, 2020 - Reacting to the COVID-19 crisis, in the areas of mental health, family and domestic violence, disability, education and internees (asylum seekers ...

COVID-19 ‒ A GP Perspective

4 May, 2020 - Observations from the front line on how we are managing this pandemic By Dr Jane Ralls, GP in Mt Hawthorn and long-term member of the Greens an...

Creative locals stand up (and walk!) for their forest

4 May, 2020 - Fresh correspondence from the Planning Minister Rob Stokes to Greens MP David Shoebridge shows the Minister and Department are aware of the immine...

Community garden and zero emissions grants available

4 May, 2020 - The popular ACT Government grants for community gardens and zero emissions projects are now open with $167,000 available to help community groups ...

Diane Evers’ April Update

4 May, 2020 - Adjusting to COVID-19, while not forgetting our environmental concerns, and looking ahead to a better future By Hon. Diane Evers, MLC, Member f...

Coronavirus Impact on Climate Change

4 May, 2020 - Reflections of a climate activist: into hiatus but with optimism about converting action on a pandemic into effective action on climate change ...

Emergencies and Emergencies

4 May, 2020 - The contrasting responses of the Australian Government, and many other governments for that matter, to COVID-19 and climate change By Chris Joh...

Rachel Siewert’s April Update

4 May, 2020 - At long last, a rise in Newstart (as Jobkeeper), but fighting to keep it and advocating for those who have fallen through the cracks of the pandem...

Delays on West Gate Tunnel are further proof it was a bad idea from the start

4 May, 2020 - The Victorian Greens have said the reported delays on the state government’s West Gate Tunnel project are further proof that it was a bad idea fro...

Tim Clifford’s April Update

4 May, 2020 - The immediate need is protecting the economically vulnerable, but not forgetting the need for ongoing climate action, and bringing it all together...