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Wanting more from the Coalition on climate change this election

My name is Billy and I am a volunteer with the AYCC in Victoria. I first heard about the AYCC through a friend during a discussion we were having about potential volunteer opportunities. She recommended them highly, and with climate change being something I already had an interest in, I was soon signing my first petitions and then expressed an interest to volunteer.  

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Polls show voters demand election action on global warming

Environment groups representing more than 1.5 million Australians will be campaigning together this election in an unprecedented coordinated effort, calling for all candidates and parties to have strong policies to address global warming and transition to clean energy.

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The race to the top is on!

This morning the Labor Party announced its ‘Climate Change Action Plan’ in a significant step forward that puts the pressure on Malcolm Turnbull to tell us what he will do to transition Australia to 100% renewable power. Keep reading for a rundown of some of the key points and what they mean but first, here’s what you can do:

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5 Stories That World Leaders Should Listen To

Hello! This is your team Paul, Rachel, Maddie, Jaden and Moira who were in Paris during the UN Climate Talks earlier this month! We would like to share the stories of 5 people we met there, who are living through the worst impacts of climate change and ask that their voices are heard. 

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Reflections on Paris

This is Maddie, Rachel, Paul, Moira and Jaden, a group of Australian young people who were in Paris for the UN Climate Talks. Just one week ago, “L’accord de Paris” was reached at COP21. It was an agreement for all countries to reduce their emissions, to strive to stay below 1.5 degrees warming and avoid the worst impacts of climate change.

Sitting at the back of the hall and trying to make sense of it all, we wrote down our thoughts, and so here they are. 

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COP 21 - 1 week in!

Hello again! As the negotiations are starting to intensify, we'd like to give a bit of an update on what we've been up to during the first week of COP 21 in Paris!

 

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Welcome to the Paris Talks!

Welcome to our blog which will tell the story of 5 young Australians who have managed to find ourselves in Paris at the UN Climate Talks, otherwise known as COP21!

It’s the biggest meeting of world leaders since 1948, and we’ve got a momentous, crazy and confusing two weeks ahead of us. We want to share it with you!

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Wanting more from the Coalition on climate change this election
June 30, 2016

Wanting more from the Coalition on climate change this election

My name is Billy and I am a volunteer with the AYCC in Victoria. I first heard about the AYCC through a friend during a discussion we were having about potential volunteer opportunities. She recommended them highly, and with climate change being something I already had an interest in, I was soon signing my first petitions and then expressed an interest to volunteer.  

Polls show voters demand election action on global warming
May 16, 2016

Polls show voters demand election action on global warming

Environment groups representing more than 1.5 million Australians will be campaigning together this election in an unprecedented coordinated effort, calling for all candidates and parties to have strong policies to address global warming and transition to clean energy.

The race to the top is on!
April 27, 2016

The race to the top is on!

This morning the Labor Party announced its ‘Climate Change Action Plan’ in a significant step forward that puts the pressure on Malcolm Turnbull to tell us what he will do to transition Australia to 100% renewable power. Keep reading for a rundown of some of the key points and what they mean but first, here’s what you can do: