Pages tagged "Climate Justice"
Walk Against Warming is Australia's biggest day of climate change action. Melbourne, Saturday December 12.Read more
*Embargoed until Friday 27 November, 2009*
A healthy environment and a safe future for all Victorians must be the top priority for all parties contesting the 2010 State Election, Victoriaâ€™s leading environment groups said today.
Friends of the Earth
Monday 16 November, 2009
Friends of the Earth has welcomed the release today of new CSIRO reports on sea level rise in Victoria, but say the data means government and planning guidelines on sea-level rise need revision.
Benefit for the communities of the Carteret Islands in PNG, being forced from their homes through rising sea levels.Read more
The Baillieu Liberal opposition have broken decades of bipartisan support for nature conservation in opposing a Bill to create new red gum national parks debated in parliament last night.Read more
A discussion of the activites of the regional climate justice movement at the recent UNFCCC climate talks in Bangkok, and a report-back on the struggles for land and climate justice in Indonesia. October 28.Read more
The federal government must guarantee Australia's first large scale solar power plant.
Please join the next rally on October 30.
In the wake of Victoria’s warmest and driest winter on record, environment groups today called for new building standards to reduce emissions and water use, and to help the state’s homes and families cope with future temperature and price shocks.Read more
Premier Brumby has released the first stage of the Victorian Government’s plan - their Climate Change Green Paper. There is an opportunity to tell the government what you expect them to do on the question of climate change.
Submissions are due by September 29.
Find out about climate change in the 'roof of the world' and what it means for Australia and Asia. Public forum in Melbourne, monday August 17. The tour finished on August 19, check here for images and reports.Read more