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Climate change

  • Promotional artwork for The Transitions Festival
    The Transitions Film Festival – Visions for a Better World
    Posted: March 29, 2019

    “We sit at the crossroads between utopia and dystopia, facing the immense and urgent challenges of climate change, peak oil, economic collapse, resource overconsumption and overpopulation, while at the same […]

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  • UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres speaking at UN
    UN chief warns world must act by 2020: a climate wake-up call to Australia
    Posted: September 11, 2018

    Australia21 has welcomed today’s warning by UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres that the world must take action in the next two years to avert the disastrous consequences of runaway climate change, saying there’s a disastrous failure of Australian political leadership on this issue.

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  • Australia21: image from Malcolm Turnbull's NEG video
    Leadership fail: NEG is just one symptom of a sick political system
    Posted: August 10, 2018

    To appease fossil fuel vested interests and their acolytes, every compromise has been used as a starting point to further ratchet down sensible climate policy ambition, the latest example being the National Energy Guarantee (NEG), which totally fails to address the escalating climate risk, while doing little to achieve its other reliability and energy price reduction objectives.

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  • Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull
    Tax cut warning as inequality rises again
    Posted: June 23, 2018

    The Goverment’s planned tax cuts will increase inequality, according to a new report released as part of an Australia21/The Australia Institute roundtable with leading thinkers. Are you also concerned about inequality and other public policy problems? Say ‘yes’ to smarter policy solutions by supporting Australia21.

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  • AFP forensics officers on scene
    Inequality, PTSD & doctor training: a record month
    Posted: June 12, 2018

    June 2018 is shaping up to be one of Australia21’s busiest months on record! We’ll be taking a good hard look at inequality in Australia, launching a groundbreaking report on PTSD among first responders, and sharing our work on PTSD and mindfulness with doctors of the future.

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  • AFP photo of helicopter above oil rig
    Senate breaks ice on climate security: now for urgent action
    Posted: May 24, 2018

    Australian politicians have again failed the community by refusing to confront the implications of climate change for Australia’s national security. The immediate threat to our country, our world and our very existence now needs to be met with visionary leadership and urgent action.

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  • ABC Four Corners 'Weather Alert' fire
    What’s missing in our (lack of) response to climate change? Brain Science
    Posted: March 9, 2018

    Australia’s warming climate is changing the way we live and work. Now we need to change the way our brains respond to long-term threats, in order to survive.

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  • Australia21 - House of Reps Canberra
    5 ways our MPs can deliver better policy in 2018 instead of more politicking
    Posted: March 1, 2018

    Policy was often ignored in favour of politicking in Australia’s parliaments in 2017, so Australia21 has set out a roadmap to keep our MPs on track through 2018. We urge them to tackle issues that really matter this year, where evidence shows the nation will benefit from apolitical discussion and sensible decisions.

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