Report: FYEG General Assembly in Barcelona
In the middle of May 2012, around 80 Young Greens from over 20 different countries gathered near Barcelona for the annual Spring Conference and General Assembly of the Federation of Young European Greens (FYEG). Young activists representing 24 member organisations participated in the event, which took place between the 17th and 20th of May. Read the report here
Report: GYG Delegates at the EGP Council
Global Young Greens were part of the European Green Party Council in Copenhagen (11-13 May 2012). We organised a stand to show our presence at the Council. Moreover we joined the FYEG and the Global Greens Workshop to strenghten our relationship with the two organizations. Read more
Ecosprinter Yearbook 2012 published!
We are very happy to announce the availability of the Ecosprinter Yearbook 2012, a digital publication which gathers last year's best articles from the FYEG Online Magazine, the Ecosprinter. You can download it here
Nairobi faces increased terror attacks
On 28th May 2012, right at the heart of Nairobi City, a blast, feared to be caused by a bomb injured atleast 35 people and destroyed property extensively. The blast is feared to have been orchestrated by the illegal Al Shabab militia group. However the Kenya Police and the FBI are investigating further. The attack comes as a possible retaliation owing to the presence of the Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) in Somalia.
Federation of Young African Greens (FYAG)
Following the re-organisation of Young African Greens in Dakar during the 3rd GYG Congress, Africa is all set to grow a strong regional federation of Young Greens that will collaborate with other regional federations in tackling global issues and more particularly focus on Green issues in Africa.
New Zealand Wintercamp in July 2012
The New Zealand Young Greens Winter Camp is being held in Wellington on the 6-8 of July. The camp will include workshops, political discussions, future planning and some time for socialising. The Young Greens Winter Camp is a fantastic opportunity to meet other Young Greens, participate in a range of training sessions and learn more about the work of the Green MPs in Parliament. More information can be found on Facebook
Australian Young Greens Conference 2012
The Tasmanian Young Greens are hosting the 2012 Australian Young Greens Conference in Hobart in August. The theme of this conference focuses on 40th Birthday of the Greens in Australia and will see delegates come up with their 40 year vision for Australia and the world. More information can be found here
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Report: Meeting with the Federation of Venezuelan NGOs
At the meeting of the Federation of Venezuelan NGOs working in the field of Environment and Human Rights we have been able to present GYG.
The American Young Greens are hosting a series of events throughout the United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development, also known as Rio+20. Several American Green Parties and Young Greens will be part of the side events to present GYG and raise their voices!