Dear Friend,

Well, that’s been quite a year, hasn’t it? Again. As it comes to a close, here’s a quick look back at where we’ve been, a bit of an explanation of recent radio silence, and a look at where to next.

The major project for this year, of course, has been the work on framing, explaining and discussing the idea of Ecological Democracy. Following the publication of the paper (which you can read again here and here), we held a series of forums and discussion sessions around the country, including well-attended events at the Greens National Conference in Brisbane, branch meetings from Melbourne to Canberra, briefings for federal and Victorian Party Rooms, Politics in the Pub in Sydney, and a couple of conference presentations. We also held a successful webinar, moving from the tricky old system to a smooth Zoom interface which made it so much easier …

… Green Institute HERE