South Australians to protest cruel live animal export today

Labor and Liberal must remain open-minded over calls to break up the banks

Josh Frydenberg must settle on recycling solution at upcoming Meeting of Environment Ministers

NSW Government Must Not Weaken Puppy Farm Reforms

Greens MP and Animal Welfare spokesperson, Dr Mehreen Faruqi MLC, has responded to news that the NSW Government will withdraw its proposed puppy farm reforms and start from scratch.

Dr. Faruqi said:

The Great Barrier Reef will die unless we kick corporate money out of politics

Greens announce support for Sussan Ley’s Private Member’s Bill to end live sheep exports

Greens ready to block NEG.

Greens announce support for Sussan Ley’s Private Member’s Bill to end live sheep exports

The Greens have announced that they will provide cross-party support for MP Sussan Ley’s private member’s Bill to end live sheep exports to the Middle East.

Reopening coal-fired power station to generate bitcoin is utterly frivolous and morally reprehensible: Greens

Media Release

Greens welcome start of reforms to ensure older Australians are safe in aged care but more needs to be done

ACT Greens: On Youth Homelessness Matters Day, Greens call for more housing support for young people

Caroline Le Couteur, MLA

On Youth Homelessness Matters Day, the ACT Greens have reaffirmed the importance of accessible and affordable housing for younger Canberrans.

On Census night 2016, there were 531 people under 25 in the ACT experiencing homelessness.  Nationally, nearly 10% of people experiencing homelessness on Census night were tertiary student.  In the ACT, this figure was much higher, at 14.2%.

Video on Cadia dam collapse goes viral

ACT: Statement on the National Energy Guarantee

Shane Rattenbury, MLA

Following the release of two new papers on the National Energy Guarantee – one from the Energy Security Board (ESB) and one from the Commonwealth - the ACT continues to hold serious concerns about the National Energy Guarantee (NEG).

Study should trigger increase to Newstart and Youth Allowance: Greens

Live export scandal - Greens step up call for Independent Office of Animal Welfare

In the wake of the mass deaths of live export sheep the Greens are stepping up their call for the federal government to establish an Office of Animal Welfare independent from the Department of Agriculture.