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  • Direct Action plan not up to the task - April 24, 2014

    The federal government’s Direct Action Plan white paper fails to set out a climate policy that is capable of cutting pollution to the extent required, the Australian Conservation Foundation said today.

  • Next Senate crucial to restoring respect for science - April 14, 2014

    The latest major report from the UN’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change throws down a fresh challenge to Australia’s politicians, especially Senators who will decide whether or not to support the federal government’s unscientific approach.

  • Climate change predictions are no joke, but weak emissions targets are - April 1, 2014

    In a week when the world’s top climate scientists have sounded another serious warning about the dangers of not acting to tackle climate change it is appropriate that the Labor Party is considering strengthening its emissions reduction target, the Australian Conservation Foundation said today.