‘The problem of marine pollution is international, and highly political.’
Ornithologist and environmental campaigner Dave Clark gives a name to prejudice against nature
How will the UK meet its new target of becoming carbon neutral by 2050?
Jonathan Bartley: “Young people have laid down a challenge. And we will take it up.”
Molly Scott Cato says the time is now to move to a proportional voting system
Donald Trump’s visit to the UK highlights the erosion of women’s rights in the US and Northern Ireland

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Climate Emergency

The Climate Emergency movement has been one of the most striking developments in the fight against climate change, coming as scientists warn we have only 12 years to limit global warming before catastrophic damage occurs. Councils of all stripes have begun to pass motions to dramatically accelerate carbon reduction action. Green World talks to Bryony Edwards, one of the campaigners behind the first Climate Emergency declaration in Darebin, Australia, about the movement’s origins and its next steps.

Report calls for new emissions reduction target as Parliament declares a climate emergency
Bristol’s Green councillors have launched a report into how the city can cut its carbon emissions
Campaigner and academic Rupert Read shares ten actions for the world to survive the climate crisis
Greens have petitioned the Tory-run West Berks Council to debate a Climate Emergency motion
Features
Catherine Rowett, Green MEP for Eastern England, looks at how Greens can address injustice through the EU
Young Greens Co-chair Liam McClelland explains how the government’s tuition fees cap does nothing for poorer students
MEP for South East England Alexandra Phillips writes about how Greens will stand up for working people across Europe
A new study shows where nearly one million jobs could be found in the transition to a zero carbon economy
European Union
Beating the Tories is the “icing on the cake” of a campaign that has seen seven Green MEPs elected
Newly-elected Green MEP for London, Scott Ainslie, outlines his priorities in the European Parliament
MEP for South East England Alexandra Phillips writes about how Greens will stand up for working people across Europe
Catherine Rowett, Green MEP for Eastern England, looks at how Greens can address injustice through the EU
Local Elections

The latest round of local elections were historic for the Green Party, more than doubling its number of councillors and breaking new ground on councils up and down England. Green Party Policy and Governance Manager Matthew Browne looks back on the Green success and how the party can look forward with confidence.