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Green Party candidate Shin Ji-ye who ran on a platform of feminism and the protection of animal rights surprised voters after finishing fourth in this year’s heavily contested Seoul mayor’s race. The feminist candidate won over 80,000 votes, according to the National Election Commission, fending off competition from the likes of left-wing candidate Kim Jong-min from the Justice Party. Shin is thought to be the first candidate in South Korea’s political history to openly run on a feminist... Read more
The seeds of India Greens (pan-India Green party) were sown in a meeting on 2nd of July 2017 in New Delhi. More than 40 people from 17 Indian states came together to express that they needed a Green party in the country. They knew for sure that there was an urgent need for a Green party in the era of globalisation, marketisation and climate change. And due to this, they were aspiring for last several years to found this party. There were attempts in the past which nonetheless failed, but... Read more
An interview with co-leader and climate minister from the New Zealand Greens on their successes in government so far and the challenges that lie ahead. Read more
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FINAL PRESS RELEASE OF THE 4th AFRICAN GREENS FEDERATION CONGRESSThe African Greens Federation held its 4th Congress at Hotel RELAX in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso from the 10th to the 12th May 2018, under the theme: « Green Politics for a Sustainable Africa ».Congress participants came from the following countries: Algeria, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Congo Brazzaville, Democratic Republic of Congo, Chad, Egypt, Ivory Coast, Kenya, Madagascar, Mali, Morocco, Niger, Rwanda, Senegal, Togo, Uganda,... Read more
Du 10 au 12 mai 2018, s’est tenu dans la salle de réunion de l’Hôtel RELAX à Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso), le 4ème congrès de la Fédération des Verts d’Afrique sous le thème : « Politique verte pour une Afrique Durable ».Au cours de leurs travaux, les congressistes venus de l’Algérie, du Burkina-Faso, du Burundi, du Congo Brazzaville, de la République Démocratique du Congo, du Tchad, de l’Egypte, de la Côte d’Ivoire, du Kenya, de Madagascar, du Mali, du Maroc, du Niger, du Rwanda, du Sénégal, du... Read more
OPENNING REMARKS BY THE EAGF PRESIDENT ON THE EAGF-WN MEETING HELD AT FAIRWAY HOTEL, KAMPALA, UGANDA ON THE 5TH APRIL 2018Dear AllMy names are Thomas Kentos Bakyayita the President EAGF and the Secretary General of the Ecological Party of Uganda.First, I would like to welcome you all in this EAGF-WN training workshop. Thanks you for your continued acceptance to allow participating and believing all have travelled well from your home countries. On behalf of EAGF and all Executive members here;... Read more
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My name is Robinah K. Nanyunja, Iam the AGF Treasurer and a member of EPU. I am very pleased for your invitation to come and share my political experience with the valuable women of the EAGF. The road to the 2016 national elections in Uganda where I was a parliamentary candidate was full of learning and discovery within a very short period of time. I gathered knowledge and practical experiences that were unheard of in my life experiences. Read more
Lehet Más a Politika (LMP), the Green Hungarian EGP member party, has gained additional votes, a higher percentage of the overall vote, and more seats. We congratulate Bernadett Szell and her colleagues on this achievement. During the campaign, an even better result for LMP had at times been expected. It is good that they survived a very obnoxious campaign by the ruling party, but obviously the way towards a powerful alternative in Hungary that does prove that politics can indeed be different... Read more
New Delhi, April 5, 2018:  The India Greens – the emerging national Green party in the country – welcomed Mr Scott Ludlam, a leader of the Australian Greens and a former Senator in the national Australian Senate from July 2008 to July 2017, in New Delhi on 4th of April 2018.The India Greens thanked Mr Ludlam for visiting India and meeting with the party leaders.Mr Ludlam — who also served as Deputy Leader of the Australian Greens in the national Australian Senate — is on a world tour to... Read more
Umuyobozi w’ishyaka Democratic Green Party of Rwanda, Dr Frank Habineza, ntiyanyuzwe no kuba nta cyakozwe ku mavugurura basabye mu itegeko rishya rigenga amashyaka ku kijyanye n’inkunga igenerwa amashyaka ari kwiyamamaza ku mwanya w’umukuru w’igihugu cyangwa mu badepite , aho avuga ko inkunga ya leta igenerwa umutwe wagize amajwi 5% mu matora ifasha uwatsinze aho gufasha abari guhangana mu matora. Read more
Ishyaka Riharanira Demokarasi no Kurengera Ibidukikije m’u Rwanda riratangaza ko kuwa 25 Werurwe 2018 ryagize amahugurwa y’abarwanashyaka baryo ndetse n’inama yahuje abarwanashyaka baryo baherereye mu Turere twa Ngororero na Rulindo. Read more
On Jun. 13, South Korea is holding nationwide local elections. For the first time since its foundation in 2012, Green Party Korea candidates will appear on ballot papers across the country. 27-year-old Shin Ji-ye is the Green Party’s provisional candidate for the position of Seoul mayor. This position is seen as one of the most important political positions in the country, where around half of its 51.25 million population lives in Seoul or the areas surrounding it. The Green Party's election... Read more
Inama y’abarwanashyaka ba Green Party mu karere ka Kamonyi yateranye kuri uyu wa 17 Gashyantare 2018 mu murenge wa Gacurabwenge. Hatowe babiri bazahagararira ishyaka mu matora y’Intumwa za Rubanda yimirijwe imbere. Read more
The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda is pleased to inform its members and the public that it concluded district meetings for party members in Huye and Kamonyi districts on 17th and 18th February 2018. Party members also had an opportunity to elect two parliamentary candidates, both male and female, who will represent those districts. They also elected district committee leaders. Read more
The Green Party hailed today as a historic day for environmentalism in Ireland, after a majority of Dáil Éireann backed plans to ban future offshore oil and gas exploration in Irish waters. Read more
The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda successfully held consultative meetings and trainings for party members in Rubavu and Karongi districts on 28th January 2018. During the consultative meetings, members elected two parliamentary candidates, both male and female, who will represent those districts. Read more
Wonderful article about the Nepali Greens' Green Camp project & election campaign 2017. Giz Watson of the Australian Greens' International Development Committee gives a good example of Global Greens solidarity in action! Read more
"Le combat pour la réhabilitation de la Ceinture verte de Niamey a toujours été l’une de nos priorités", disait M. Adamou Garba, Président du parti Rassemblement pour un Sahel Vert (RSV-NI’IMA). Nous pensons qu’il fallait vaille que vaille essayer de sauver ce patrimoine national pour son rôle essentiel dans la régulation du climat de la capitale. Read more
 Global Greens Congress in Liverpool
The Board members of the African Greens Federation wishes to thank all party leaders, the entire membership, all international partners and friends for all the great accomplishments during 2017. During 2017, the federation consolidated its gains and strengthened its regional structures and international networks. Read more
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To celebrate 2018, the Global Greens invites Green parties and members to support projects made by & for your fellow Greens. Here are 4 projects from the GG Women's Network, Young Greens and Secretariat - have a look & share with people who would like them too! Happy 2018! Read more

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