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The Global Greens Women’s Network (GGWN) held its first Webinar on 16 April 2016, commemorating as well the same day in which the Global Greens adopted its Charter in 2001.  The GGWN invited a panel of Green Party leaders from each regional Federation of the Global Greens to speak about their experiences overcoming challenges and seizing opportunities in Green politics, and was attended by 30 participants from all Federations.The panelists were:Metiria Turei, Co-Leader of the New Zealand Green... Read more
The Global Greens Women's Network (GGWN) was established at the 3rd Global Greens Congress in Dakar in 2012 to support and promote the participation of Green women worldwide in democratic political processes.  On April 16, 2016, the GGWN will launch its first Webinar, as part of the program of the GG Women’s Academy, with a great panel of Green Women Leaders of different continents to share experience and learn from each other. This is a very special day because it will be the Global Greens... Read more
European and Global Greens stand for a transition to sustainable renewable energy
Fukushima was the largest nuclear incident the world had seen since Chernobyl, on April 26 1986. It is a harsh reminder once again of the risks nuclear energy poses to our health and environment. Nuclear power cannot be regarded as a viable alternative to fossil fuels, and it definitely not as a source of renewable energy. Read more
30 years after Chernobyl and 5 years after Fukushima, we have not forgotten about the tragedy caused by these two nuclear accidents. The Green Party of Japan, along with Green Parties around the world, will continue to work towards a nuclear-free and peaceful future. Read more
Having registered in 2013, the Green Party of Zambia is participating in its inaugural General Election this year 2016 on the 11th of August. Last year January, we participated in the Presidential By-Election, fielding Mr. Peter Sinkamba, the Zambia Greens leader who participated successfully. The elections mean a lot to the Greens as this is a potential door for a Green Revolution, championing the green agenda far and wide is in our view the best way to foster Sustainable Development, which... Read more
Today, the Global Greens commemorate and celebrate International Women’s Day on this March 8, 2016. However, we know and work as if all the days were March 8. For this day, the Global Greens Women's Network has prepared this photo collage to share with all our Members.  These months we have been working to stablish a Global Greens Women's Network and we are glad to announce that the network is already very hard with women all around the world. The Global Greens Women's Network aims to support... Read more
Green Party United States leaders said that 2016 is proving to be a watershed year in the public's discontent with a two-party choice on Election Day and urged voters and legislators to support democratic reforms that enable elections in the U.S. to welcome and accommodate alternative-party and independent candidates. Greens encouraged legislators to enact Instant Runoff Voting (IRV), also called Ranked-Choice Voting, in all at-large elections including presidential, congressional, and... Read more
Dehradun, Uttarakhand, March 7, 2016 The Uttarakhand Parivartan Party or UKPP is going to hold a Candle March in the city of Dehradun (Ghantaghar--Gandhi Park--Ghantaghar) on the eve of the International Women’s Day to draw public-attention towards the increasing incidents of human trafficking and women’s exploitation in the Himalayan state of Uttarakhand in India.  As the world is gearing up to celebrate the International Women’s Day on 8 March, the Salt area in the district of Almora in the... Read more
On the eve of the International Women's Day, the UKPP or Uttarakhand Parivartan Party organised a Candle Marchin Dehradun, UK to draw attention of the Harish Rawat Government of the Congress party in Uttarakhand towards the incidents of 11 women missing from the Salt (सल्ट ) area of Almora district and sexual exploitation of the inmates of a Distressed Women's Home in Dehradun, UK. कल शाम यानी महिला दिवस की पूर्व संध्या 7 मार्च को उत्तराखंड प्रदेश के कुमाऊँ मंडल के सल्ट छेत्र से 11 महिलाओं की... Read more
Indonesia Green Union conducts green political schools to educate women at the village, district, town and province levels so that they will be ready to participate in Indonesia's legislative elections in 2019. Read more
The Global Greens welcomes the Green Party of Lebanon as the newest member of the Asia Pacific Greens Federation (APGF)! Read more
Message from the East African Greens Federation: Solidarity with all the people of the world. Solidarity with nature and the ecological system. Solidarity with future generations. Together against racism, ethnic violence and genocide. We need environmental protection. We all need peace and stability. Stop land grabbing. Against conflict minerals and illegal mining. Equal and fair representation. Strong democratic institutions. Read more
Rosa Martínez es la coportavoz de EQUO y ha sido recientemente elegida Diputada en el Congreso. En esta breve entrevista, nos cuenta su experiencia en la campaña electoral, en la cual EQUO concurrió en las listas de Podemos.  Si quieres saber más acerca de lo que han representado estas elecciones y de la nueva transición en España, te recomendamos este artículo publicado en la Green European Fundation. **The interview has English subtitles. You can activate them!  Read more
Rosa Martínez is the cospokeperson of EQUO, the Spanish Green Party and recently elected as Member of Parliament. She told us about her experience and thoughts in the campaign and after: how she works to defend the core values of the Greens, her view about the political transition in Spain and lessons learnt after this experience. In this short interview you can listen Rosa's insights and a little about what's happening in Spain. If you want to read more, we strongly recommend you this article ... Read more
Este año se celebran numerosas elecciones en Europa, fundamentales para la política de cada país, pero también para el rumbo de Europa.En la imagen, tenéis un buen resumen de los European Greens con las fechas de las próximas elecciones. Let's make our voice heard to build a better future all together around the world. ‪#‎VoteGreen2016‬ Te recomendamos que sigas sus campañas. Les deseamos buena suerte a todos los Verdes en estas elecciones: Partido Verde (Irlanda), Alianza 90 / Los Verdes (... Read more
Many elections are being held this year in Europe. And Green Parties are running to fight for people and the planet!Let's make our voice heard to build a better future all together around the world. ‪#‎VoteGreen2016‬We recommend you to follow their campaigns. We wish good luck to all Greens standing for election: Green Party (Ireland), BÜNDNIS 90/DIE GRÜNEN (Germany), ДOM (Macedonia), Alexander Van der Bellen from Die Grünen Österreichs (Austria), Scottish Green Party & Green Party of... Read more
Foto: Juan Antonio Sánchez Ocampo
La Corte Constitucional de Colombia sentencia de la Sala Plenadel día, prohibió definitivamente realizar actividades mineras de cualquier tipo en las zonas definidas como páramos. Este es un hecho significativo para la lucha que el Partido Alianza Verde de Colombia realiza sistemáticamente en la defensa del medio ambiente y contra la política extractivista tan de moda hoy en la mayorías de paises de nuestra America. Igualmente la Corte tumbó el artículo 51 del Plan de Desarrollo, que facultaba... Read more


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