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The first ever 'be green globally' event will start on April 12th and last until the Earth Day on April 22nd. Organized in Australia, Canada, New Zealand and United States, it can be joined from everywhere by registering to www.begreenglobally.org. Be green globally is a ten-day sharing of ideas and helping to raise money for our common efforts to make the world we live in a greener, cleaner, more inclusive one for us and all those that follow us. Read more
The UN's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change fifth assessment report has been released, warning that the effects of climate change are already been felt across the world and are likely to become “severe, pervasive and irreversible” in the years to come. Read more
The Taiwan Sunflower Student Movement, also known as the March 18 Student Movement or Occupy Taiwan Legislature, is a protest movement that began on March 18, 2014, in the Legislative Yuan and continues to spread with tens of thousands of people from around the country joining the demonstrators. 台灣太陽花學運—又稱「318學運」、「佔領國會事件」—是指2014年3月18日開始,在立法院內的抗爭運動,全國各地成千上萬人紛紛加入抗爭,規模持續擴大。   Green Party Taiwan is actively supporting the protest movement and calling on the Taiwan government to resolve the issues... Read more
The Taiwan Sunflower Student Movement (太陽花學運), also known as the March 18 Student Movement (318學運) or Occupy Taiwan Legislature (佔領國會事件), is a protest movement that began on March 18, 2014, in the Legislative Yuan and continues to spread. Tens of thousands of people from around the country have joined the demonstrators. Green Party Taiwan is actively supporting the protest movement and calling on the Taiwan government to resolve the issues by peaceful means including through a participatory... Read more
On March 11th 2014, the day of the 3rd anniversary of the Fukushima explosion, Greens all over the world organised actions and events to remember, to show support to Japanese people and to remind their fight against nuclear power.  According to the Global Greens Charter, Political action point 3.5 "The Greens oppose any expansion of nuclear power and will work to phase it out rapidly" Facebook album collects pictures of Green Actions Globally. If you have more send it to secretary@globalgreens.... Read more
The European Greens have condemned the recent terrible bloodshed in Ukraine and stated their solidarity with the Ukrainian people in efforts to reach a peaceful, stable and democratic solution. No government in the world has the right to use such violence against its own people, as has happened in recent days. Dozens of people were killed and countless people injured. Greens have expressed their sincere condolences to the families and friends of the victims and called for those responsible for... Read more
At a ceremony in a sunlight garden in La Paz, Bolivia, the representatives of the Global Greens sign the statute which give legal statute as mandated by our congress in Dakar 2012. The Global Greens were founded in Canberra, Australia, 2001. Check our Facebook album Read more
It’s not even summer and huge bushfires have broken out along Australia’s east coast, especially in the blue mountains near Sydney where hundreds of houses have burnt down. The Greens are pointing out that climate change means we can expect larger, more frequent and more terrifying wildfires. The new conservative government doesn’t want to talk about the connection; instead it’s winding back climate action. Read more
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change issued its 5th report on the on 27 September 2013, bringing together over 800 scientists to make a comprehensive assessment of what we know about the science of climate change. Read more
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The Norwegian Green Party Wins a Seat in Parliament! By Eva GoesThis is the first parliamentary win for the the Norwegian Green party (Miljøpartiet De Grønne) since its establishment 25 years ago.  In the previous Parliament elections in 2009 the Norwegian Greens received 0.3% of the vote; this year support reached nearly 4% in an opinion poll.  Rarely has a party grown so quickly.Miljøpartiet De Grønne's (MDG) main message was focused on the environment and quality of life.  As other parties... Read more
Australia has swung to the right. It’s not a landslide but the conservative Abbott government will have a comfortable majority in the new parliament. The Greens are jubilant about holding Adam Bandt’s seat in the House of Representatives with a massive swing of 7.8% giving him a primary vote of 43.4% (the lower house of parliament has single member electorates and preferential voting). The Greens are also more likely than not to have ten Senators in the new parliament, one more than at present... Read more
The Nepali Greens joined recent mass protests against the torture and exploitation of Kamlari women that resulted in the government agreeing to take steps to abolish the practice. Whether they do so remains to be seen. Kamlaris are a group of Nepalese girls and women who have historically been treated like slaves by people of a higher caste. In 2000, Nepal outlawed the Kamalari system, and in 2006, the Supreme Court of Nepal banned child exploitation, including the Kamalari system. However, due... Read more
Greens Japan agains nuclear power and TPP
The Global Greens are strongly encouraging Greens Japan who are contesting Japan’s Upper House elections for the first time and campaigning against nuclear power and the Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP). Greens Japan have 10 candidates standing in the 121 member Upper House. The elections on 21 July will be the first for the Upper House since the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant disaster, and a test of Japan’s attitude to nuclear power. Read more
The representatives of North African Green Parties from Tunisia, Egypt and Morocco who met in Cairo-Egypt from 6th -9th June 2013, unanimously decided to establish the North African Greens Federation (NAGF). The Headquarters of this regional federation shall be located in Cairo-Egypt and the secretariat shall be hosted by the Egyptian Green Party. Read more
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Climate scientist Andrew Weaver has won a seat for the Green Party, becoming the first Green Member of Legislative Assembly in Canadian history, with 40.7% of the votes in the riding (district) of Oak Bay–Gordon Head, British Columbia. Read more
Greens at World Social Forum 2013, Tunisia
The World Social Forum just took place in Tunis, Tunisia, from March 26th till 30th and for the first time in the Arab world. The Maghreb, and in particular the Tunisian social movements offered to organise the event, and Greens from every Federation around the world participated, standing with Tunisian Civil Society and contributing to the organisation of several Greens Events in the frame of the World Social Forum. Read more
Inauguration Global Greens Secretariat
As part of the implementation of Global Greens Dakar 2012 Congress resolution on the Future of the Global Greens, the Global Greens have now established a full-time secretariat in Brussels. The secretariat is based at the EGP headquarters and will be located there until after the 4th Global Greens Congress to be held for the first time in Europe at the end of 2016. Read more
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Ever since the creation of the World Social Forum in 2001, the Greens have participated in this unique set of people's forums. The 2013 World Social Forum will take place in Tunis, Tunisia from 26-30 March 2013 (see www.fsm2013.org). It is the first time that the WSF goes into a country which is still in the making, with many hopes, but equally with many fears that the "Arab Spring" might quickly end in an Arab Autumn. Read more
Help us work with our member parties around the world to be part of the solution to the climate crisis. Our action plan for climate and energy, agreed in Dakar, includes working to:provide renewable energy for all;meet climate financing pledges with new funds;eliminate fossil fuel subsidies by 2020;phase out coal and nuclear power;stop the loss and degradation of natural forests by 2020.Give a gift to the Global Greens today.Your donation will make a big difference.The Global Greens are... Read more
Green Parties from West Africa held an Extra-Ordinary West African Greens Congress from 19th -21st October in Niamey, Niger.The political parties present, elected a new Executive Committee that will manage the affairs of the regional federation for the next two years.Those elected are: President: Mr.Nissao NAPO, Leader of the Greens in Togo Vice President: Mr. Sore L. Hamidou, International Secretary, Parti Ecologiste pour le Développement du Burkina Secretary General: Mr. Amadou Garba, Vice... Read more

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