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Flooding in Cotabato city (photo: essc.org.ph)
By Datu Oskie MUHAMMAD, Vice Chair for Mindanao, GREENS PH – Partido Kalikasan THE COTABATO RIVER BASIN is the proposed target area for GREENS PH-Partido Kalikasan's period of engagement with the Climate Change Commission and Asia Pacific Greens Federation (APGF). In the centre of it is the LIGUASAN MARSH which has a total wet land areas of 288,000 hectares located in the areas connecting the provinces of Maguindanao, North Cotabato, South Cotabato, and Sultan Kudarat.  The marsh is surrounded... Read more
Créé en 2010 « la Gauche Verte », représentant un nouveau courant politique au Maroc, participe aussitôt aux élections législatives de 2011 et 2016 et aux locales de 2015. Le parti se hisse au parlement avec un élu et s’y maintient aux dernières élections. En 2016, c’est dans la circonscription d’errachidia dans le sud marocain que Monsieur Ouady Ammar jeune enseignant de 30 ans en sciences de la vie et de la terre est élu à la chambre basse. Ainsi, « la Gauche Verte » consolide sa position... Read more
Floodwaters in Pakistan, 2010 (Image: DVIDSHUB)
Global Climate Change resulting from an increasing concentration of Greenhouse Gases (GHGs) in the atmosphere has become an accepted and major theme in today‘s world.  According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC), the average temperature of the earth increased by 0.6°C over the last century and it is expected to further increase by 1.4 to 5.8ºC by the end of the current century. These changes in temperature are but the crest of the many environmental, social and political... Read more
Créé en 2010 « la Gauche Verte », représentant un nouveau courant politique au Maroc, participe aussitôt aux élections législatives de 2011 et 2016 et aux locales de 2015. Le parti se hisse au parlement avec un élu et s’y maintient aux dernières élections. En 2016, c’est dans la circonscription d’errachidia dans le sud marocain que Monsieur Ouady Ammar jeune enseignant de 30 ans en sciences de la vie et de la terre est élu à la chambre basse. Ainsi, « la Gauche Verte » consolide sa position... Read more
(OTTAWA) October 12, 2016 - The Green Party of Canada is condemning a decision by Canada Border Services Agency to bar Green European Parliament MP José Bové from entering Canada Tuesday night. Despite having a valid visa, Bové was denied entry to Canada at Montreal’s Pierre Elliot Trudeau airport for historical convictions for civil disobedience in France. “I’m outraged a sitting European Parliament MP would be denied entry for acts of civil disobedience, for which Mr. Bové has been... Read more
Paris ratification 8 October. WRI
Global Greens Statement: the Global Greens are delighted that the Paris Agreement to tackle global warming will come into force less than a year after it was negotiated. Read more
Te invitamos al primer seminario on line en español de Global Greens! Este seminario analizará las estrategias para financiar el desarrollo sostenible, en particular para la mitigación y adaptación al cambio climático y la transición hacia una economía baja en carbono. Read more
The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda would like to inform members of the media and the general public that the National Consultative Forum of Political Organisations in Rwanda has today the 29th September 2016 negatively responded to its request for consultations with all political parties and organisations  on matters concerning political and electoral reforms. The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda had decided to consult with political organisations on some points which are of great interest to... Read more
Vous êtes invités au premier webinaire tenue en français du Réseau Mondial des Femmes écologistes (Global Greens Women's Network) Date: Samedi, 24 Septembre 2016 Heure: UTC 12:00 (midi) (voici les conversions de l'heure dans votre pays) Ottawa, Canada 08:00am Bamako, Mali 12:00 Paris & Brussels 14:00 Beirut, Lebanon 15:00 Canberra, Australia 22:00 Écoutez l'enregistrement audio du webinaire Sujet de discussion:   Chaque invité nous partage leurs expériences de: développement personnel dans... Read more
You are invited to participate in the first French language webinar of the Global Greens Women's Network. Date: Saturday, 24 September 2016 Heure: UTC 12:00 (see time conversion for your country here) Ottawa, Canada 08:00am Bamako, Mali 12:00 Paris & Brussels 14:00 Beirut, Lebanon 15:00 Canberra, Australia 22:00 Register - it's Free! Subject of discussion:   Panelists are invited to share their experiences of: their development in Green politics how they overcame challenges and seized... Read more
The Rwandan Government, through the Rwanda Governance Board, the body that registers political parties, negatively responded to the opposition Democratic Green Party of Rwanda’s demands for political and electoral reforms. The opposition Democratic Green Party of Rwanda had submitted its demands for political and electoral reforms to the Rwandan Prime Minister on 19th April 2016, this was after a failed attempt to the Rwandan Parliament on 20th February 2016 and to the National Electoral... Read more
Le bureaux du Parti Ecologiste Congolais (PECO)
La Fédération des Verts Africains condamne dans les termes les plus forts l’attaque barbare contre les bureaux de  l’un des partis membres notamment le Parti Ecologiste Congolais- Les Verts- dirigé par l’Honorable Didace Pembe Bokiaga. Brûler les bureaux du PECO est un acte lâche dans le 21e siècle, les partis politiques doivent résoudre leurs différends politiques et les autres problèmes par le dialogue et les moyens non violents. La violence engendre la violence et ne résout aucun problème,... Read more
Korean Greens and the Green Party of the United States published a joint statement on Monday, Sept. 19 against deployment of the Terminal High Altitude Area Defense (THAAD) in South Korea. Read more
DGPR Conducted a Leadership Training in Rwamagana District and Established Party Structures Jean Claude Ntezimana, DGPR Secretary General The Democratic Green Party of Rwanda (DGPR) is pleased to inform members of the media and the general public that it successfully conducted a leadership training for party members in Rwamagana District and established party structures.  The trainings were conducted between 3rd -11th September 2016, with support from the National Consultative Forum of... Read more
For the past decades building sustainable peace in Africa has proven to be a nightmare .The continent is faced with many challenges that pose a real threat to peaceful environment. .These challenges take different forms - civil, ethnic, religious, armed conflicts, high military expenditure; poor resource governance; fragile democracies; migration and refugees; climate change as well as poverty and diseases. Events in Great Lakes region of Africa, Zimbabwe, Congo, Central African Republic, Libya... Read more
You are invited to the first Spanish language Global Greens webinar! (Spanish translation) Date: Saturday, 1 October 2016 Time: UTC 13:00 (Verify your local time conversions here) Caracas, Venezuela 09:00am Madrid & Brussels 15:00 Beirut, Lebanon 16:00 Tokyo, Japan 22:00 Canberra, Australia 23:00 Registration for free! Topic of Discussion: This webinar will discuss strategies for financing sustainable development, particularly for mitigation and adaptation to climate change and ... Read more
President of the Green Alliance of Colombia qualifies the ouster of President Dilma Rouseef as absurd and as an interruption to democracy. This was stated by Mr. Antonio Sanguino, president of the Green Party of Colombia, after news of the departure of the Brazilian president. "It is an absurd decision that the Brazilian Senate depose with 20 votes to 61 against the legitimate President Dilma Rousseff." "This is not the end result of a fair political judgment, is the revenge of a corrupt... Read more
Presidente de la Alianza Verde califica como absurda y como una interrupción a la democracia destitución de Presidenta Dilma Rouseef. Así lo hizo saber el presidente de los verdes Antonio Sanguino, tras conocerse la noticia de la salida de la mandataria brasileña. “Es una decisión absurda, que el Senado brasileño destituyera con 61 contra 20 votos a la legítima presidenta Dilma Rousseff”. “Este no es el resultado final de un juicio político imparcial, es la venganza de unas instancias... Read more
The Global and European Greens Congress "Greens 2017" is getting organised! Registration will open in September, so watch this space: http://greens2017.org Mark your calendars for 30 March - 2 April 2017 to reserve these dates to attend the congress in Liverpool, UK. Visas to the UK can be challenging - information about preparing well in advance!  If you have any questions, you can ask your Green Party's International Secretary, or contact the congress organisers. Read more

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