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One of the best aspects of the Global Greens is that we not only learn and support one another – but we also get to share in our Global successes. We thought it might be useful to provide a quick overview of the election results that we know of from 2019 – let us know what we’re missing! We’ve listed them according to the election date.Also, we're setting up a team to track election results. If you'd like to be a part of it please email amy at [email protected] with "Election Tracking" in... Read more
Polish Green Party has decided to join the Civic Coalition as the fourth coalition partner, ahead of the upcoming parliamentary elections in Poland. As European Greens we welcome this news and congratulate our partners in Poland. There is a number of reasons why this is a very encouraging announcement indeed. Read more
PRESS RELEASEBrussels19 July 2019Belgian Green parties are set to enter into a coalition government in Brussels after a cross-party deal was reached.Reacting to the results, the European Green Party co-chairs Reinhard Bütkofer and Monica Frassoni said:“We congratulate the Belgian Green parties Ecolo and Groen in Brussels who will be entering into government as part of a cross-party coalition. “Greens will take on three key roles in government. Ecolo’s Alain Maron will become Environment and... Read more
Mise en place des instances des jeunes
Placé sous le thème « A Green youth for smart citizenship », le premier congrès de la  jeunesse  du Parti Vert du Maroc, s’est tenu les 12, 13 et 14 juillet 2019 à Bouznika.Ce premier congrès a bénéficié du soutien de la Fondation Helling de Hollande, de l’expertise de Jamila Aanzi experte Européenne en Droit de l’Homme et en communication ainsi que de la présence de jeunes Verts Européens.Les deux premiers jours ont été consacrés  aux débats sur des thèmes aussi riches que variés comme l’... Read more
Green Party Korea's women candidate incubating campaign "She Will Run" is receiving great attention - it is a year-long candidate training program to systematically create politicians who will represent the Greens and reach the political front as a candidate in the general election to be held on 15 April 2020. The training includes practical campaigning techniques such as how to effectively narrow down political messages, develop a campaign image, deliver a speech, articulate in a debate, link... Read more
The candidate for the main opposition party, Ekrem Imamoglu, has won 54% of the vote in the re-run of the Istanbul mayoral elections. Reacting to the win, the co-chair of Green Left Party Eylem Tuncaelli said: “The people have given a clear verdict on the AKP-MHP alliance’s refusal to step down in Istanbul despite their loss in the local elections held in March this year. They must now renounce any attempt to govern against the democratic will of the people. Read more
The Mozambique Green Party (Partido Ecologista Movimento da Terra) reached out to the GG community for solidarity following two devastating cyclones this year. This is an interview with the Party Leader Mr. Joao Massango about the current political situation of Mozambique, the Green party’s development and how they would like to be active in the Global Greens between now and our GG Congress in 2021: Read more
The 5th Global Greens congress will be held jointly with the Asia Pacific Greens Federation (APGF) and hosted by Green Party Korea in Seoul, July 2021. We want to have a climate-smart congress by enabling participation without traveling long distance! We’re envisioning congress discussions held by Greens locally and with global input and interactions facilitated by internet-based collaboration tools. This article features The Green Party of Aotearoa New Zealand’s (GPANZ) successful... Read more
The Brazilian Green Party demonstrates enormous concern on the current direction of the Federal Government. The government’s agendas fail to address  the important issues of climate crisis, sustainability, respect to democratic freedom and social justice.We are in opposition and resistance to the increased rate of agrotoxic use so far documented in Brazil. Currently 169 agrotoxic substances are in use, of which 26% had been already banned from Europe Union and 48% classified as highly toxic.... Read more
On the 9th of June, more than a million people came out to the streets in Hong Kong to oppose the Hong Kong government’s proposal to amend the extradition law. Many have expressed concerns that these amendments will be a direct threat to Hong Kong’s democracy and rule of law. The umbrellas in the crowd remind us of scenes from the Umbrella Movement 5 years ago. The protests have become bigger in scale. It is recorded as the largest demonstration ever held in Hong Kong since the handover in 1997... Read more
Hong Kong’s democratic resistance has inflicted a massive defeat on Beijing’s strategy. Within just a week, first one million took to the streets, then nearly two million people to defend their freedom. This commitment in a city where seven million people live is unprecedented. This is not an isolated incident, but a epoch-defining moment. Read more
 The European Parliament election, which lasted from 23rd to 26th in May, is over. Although the ballot-counting is still underway, European Greens are expected to gain 18 extra compared to their existing 52 seats, which will lead to a total of 70 seatsIn the case of Germany in particular, the Green party has emerged as the second largest party with 22 percent of the vote, following the ruling coalition of the Christian democratic and Christian socialist parties (CDU/CSU). In France, too, the... Read more
Burkina Faso’s Rassemblement Des Ecologistes du Burkina Faso. RDEBF eloquently calls on the President to protect the important Kua Forest from development financed by Chinese investment - “The RDEBF, aware of the important role of forests in the preservation of the health of populations and their well-being, remains convinced that the protection of the environment is the only pledge of development of our dear country. Nature does not belong to any one person, we all have the duty to protect... Read more
El pasado 14 de marzo, el ciclón Idai golpeó duramente a Mozambique, continuando su rutapor Zimbabwe y Malawi, dejando más de 5000 muertos y 1200 desaparecidos.Con un alto costo humano e inmensos daños materiales, el ciclón Idai dejó cientos de miles de personas sin hogar, expuestas al hambre y enfermedades.En Mozambique, la ciudad de Beira y las localidades de Nhamatanda y Buzi quedarototalmente devastadas. Sus habitantes enfrentan hambrunas y enfermedades como el cólera, la malaria y todo ... Read more
Le 14 mars, le cyclone Idai a frappé très durement le Mozambique, suivi du Zimbabwe et du Malawi, qui ont fait plus de 5 000 morts et 1 200 disparus. Avec de lourdes pertes en vies humaines et d'immenses dégâts matériels, le cyclone Idai a laissé des centaines de milliers de personnes sans-abri, exposées à la faim et aux maladies. Au Mozambique en particulier, la ville de Beira et les localités de Nhamatandaet Buzi ont été totalement dévastées, les populations étant menacées par la famine et... Read more
On March 14, Cyclone Idai hit Mozambique very hard, followed by Zimbabwe and Malawi, which left more than 5,000 dead and 1,200 missing. With heavy losses of lives and immense material damage, cyclone Idai left hundreds of thousands of homeless people, who are prone to hunger and diseases. Read more
There’s momentum brewing that we wanted to share with you. It started with conversations between Global Greens facilitated by our incredible convenor Keli Yen. It then solidified as Greens supported one another to send delegates to COP24. It expanded with a Global Greens climate change webinar with 50 attendees from every possible time-zone. And this is coalescing in the formation of a Climate Change Working Group. Read more
On May 23-26, citizens of 27 countries will go to the polls to elect 705 Members of European Parliament. These elections come at a crucial time: some opinion polls, such as those seen here and here, show that Europe’s far-right political parties are poised to make gains in their seat totals, threatening the democratic nature of the European Union with authoritarian and nativist rhetoric. It also comes at a time where the biggest issues facing people in Europe transcend borders, becoming global... Read more
The European Elections are 23-26 May 2019. This Webinar will discuss different ways to mobilise the expat vote and why it's important! The EU Expat Vote is a part of the Global Greens Democracy Campaign, which aims to increase Green votes among expats (people living outside their country of citizenship).  The EU Elections are our first case study and our objective is to run these campaigns all around the world at every election! When:  Thursday, 7 March 2019, 6-7pm CETJoin URL: https://zoom.us/... Read more
11 March 2019 is the 8th anniversary of the Fukushima nuclear meltdown disaster. Greens Japan tells us in this interview about how It’s going for the Greens in Japan now. Watch the video for a touching personal story about what it;s like to live in Fukushima in 2011 and today. Read more

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