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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... Leer más
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. Leer más
 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... Leer más
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 ... Leer más
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... Leer más
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. Leer más
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. Leer más
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... Leer más
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/... Leer más
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. Leer más
At COP24 - the United Nations meeting on climate change held in Katowice, Poland in December 2018 - Greens activists, elected representatives and 7 Global Greens Delegates were busy using whatever means they could to push for an actionable global agreement to keep the world from warming beyond 1.5 degrees celsius Above 1990 levels.  COP24 focused on how exactly countries will hold each other accountable to reducing emissions at the scale and speed needed to stay below 1.5C.In this webinar, we... Leer más
The most progressive countries working in this COP are those that have been formed with Greens in their governments. Ministers of climate, energy and environment from Sweden, New Zealand, and Luxembourg are playing prominent roles at this COP and are Green Party members. Greens note that those governments pushing back on climate action are the same ones who increasingly reject immigration, stoke fear of the “other,” and ignore the need for social justice and eradication of poverty. “In this,... Leer más
KATOWICE-Representatives from Green Parties around the world gathered for COP24 calling for meaningful action to meet the clear challenge of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Special Report on 1.5 degrees. A press conference will be held Friday December 14, 2018 at 3pm CET. A live stream is available on the COP24 media page. Leer más
Greens Movement increasingly appeals to voters frustrated with traditional mainstream parties Leer más
Ce dimanche, une vague verte a déferlé dans toute la Wallonie et à Bruxelles ! Le signal envoyé par les citoyens et les citoyennes au cours de ces élections communales 2018 est clair et fort : ils veulent une alternative. Et ils ont choisi Ecolo.Nous voulons apporter des réponses à la crise climatique.Nous voulons assainir la politique.Nous voulons relier et relayer davantage les citoyens et les citoyennes.Nous voulons la politique autrement, avec des mandataires qui se consacrent à 100 % à... Leer más
"The impact of militarism & capitalism on environmental justice: How can the Greens use a peace-oriented security policy to achieve a demilitarised world?" A Global Greens webinar in collaboration with Green Party United States Leer más
The European Green Party wishes to congratulate the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda after its success in parliamentary elections on 3 September.  The party won 5% of the national vote, allowing them to enter parliament for the first time with 2 seats.European Green Party co-chairs Reinhard Bütikofer, Monica Frassoni and Committee Member Evelyne Huytebroeck made the following comments:“We congratulate Rwandan Green party leader Frank Habineza and Secretary General Jean-Claude Ntezimana for... Leer más
Miljöpartiet de gröna's 2018 election poster
The Global Greens calls on voters around the world to vote Green in 2018 at local and national elections everywhere and at the EU elections in 2019 because climate change is happening now and is impacting us in a big way. The following statement gives an insight into the experience, impacts and urgency of climate change occurring right now in each region of the world. Leer más
DGPR in Nyaruguru
The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda receives 5% in the parliamentary elections of 3 September 2018 which has enabled the party to enter the Rwandan Parliament for the next five-year term (2018-2023). Leer más
Expats, let's get organised and influential for elections of the 100 Green parties globally - and the 2019 European elections! Welcome to the First Meet-up of Greens Abroad in London! Leer más

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