In order to secure an energy transition in Australia that treats workers and their communities with respect, while tackling climate change, our country needs more workplace rights, not less. AYCC acknowledges that unions continue to play a valuable role in the healthy functioning of our society and in defending the rights of working people - and their work needs to be protected.
This IDAHOBIT, we're celebrating the stories of the LGBTIQA+ legends who give their time, energy, love and creativity to fight for a more just world every day.
Why calling for a "climate emergency" is not climate justice
With the UK, Ireland and Iceland all just declaring a climate emergency and a global movement swelling around the demand (including Peter Garrett calling on the ALP to declare one if they win government), it’s worth taking a step back, checking our privilege and seeing that emergency powers being invoked rarely fairs well for people of colour or those on the margins of our society.
Response to Daily Telegraph attack piece about AYCC’s support of the School Strike 4 Climate
In a shocking expose by the Daily Telegraph today, the Youth Climate Coalition has been found to be supporting youth climate activism 😱 The AYCC is proud to support the incredible school students striking for their right to a liveable climate on March 15.