Mackay Cinservation Group and Close the Gate - Adani plans to extract billions of litres of water from Queensland rivers and underground reservoirs every year to run their mega coal mine - threatening the livelihoods of farmers and regional communities.
The stop Adani convoy has ended its long journey in Canberra with a rally on the lawns of Parliament House where singer-songwriter Paul Kelly performed. "We had rocks thrown at us, we had people spat on, some people were actually physically abused."
In Australia, psychological tools developed with Aboriginal people can also support farmers whose land is suffering the effects of climate change.
We’ve just had a big win! One of the banks we’ve been targeting is DBS, a Singapore based bank which is a major lender to coal. DBS has just updated its coal policy to say it will no longer finance new coal power plants, regardless of technology type.
By GetUp - One Nation and Clive Palmer's United Australia Party are giving their preferences to hard right MPs – including Tony Abbott, Peter Dutton and Christian Porter.1,2 And sadly, that could make all the difference.
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