Green Party

Green Party pledges £1.3 trillion for international climate finance

24 October 2021

The Green Party has set out plans to increase Overseas Development Assistance (ODA) and Climate Finance to a projected £50bn per year by 2030 to help developing countries respond to climate change.

At the party’s conference, Greens voted to support ODA policies that acknowledge the harm caused...Read More »

Green Party backs a Rights of Nature Act to give nature legal rights

23 October 2021

The Green Party has called for ecosystems to be provided legal protection in a new suite of policies adopted by members at its party conference today [Saturday 23 October].

Under the new policy, the party would enact a Rights of Nature Act which would extend legal protections...Read More »

Green members vote to welcome climate refugees

23 October 2021

The definition of a refugee should be extended to include those forced to leave their homes as a result of the Climate Emergency, the Greens have agreed at their conference in Birmingham [1].

As the government seeks to introduce a Borders Bill [2], described by some human...Read More »

Green Party pledges free social care for all adults

23 October 2021

The Green Party has called for social care to be free at the point of use for all adults at its party conference today, to put social care on a par with the NHS.

Green Party members voted in favour of proposals to ensure social care is...Read More »

Amelia Womack warns policing bill would “entrench discrimination” against Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities

23 October 2021

  • Amelia Womack says proposed bill is one of the most serious threats to human rights in recent history
  • Green Party deputy leader tells conference in Birmingham that bill would effectively criminalise group’s way of life
  • Womack: “It’s down to all of us to stand with a community that has been...Read More »

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