State of Play
The ACT 2016 Elections are done and the final results are available here.
There are 12 newcomers to the Assembly and for the first time there will be more women than men in the Assembly.
An important aspect of the 9th Legislative Assembly for the ACT is the Labor-Greens Parliamentary Agreement.
You can download here a file that lists the 25 newly elected and re-elected MLA’s with the statements that 14 of them made for our website during the election campaign.
CAPaD hopes to work closely with all MLA’s to make participatory democracy a reality in the ACT.
News & Info
by Susan Helyar, Director, ACT Council of Social Service As we start our round of formal meetings with members of the new ACT Legislative Assembly, our message is that while people frowned at the government’s long grip on power and was wary of the way it did business, they were … Read More
Julian Cribb has just published a book entitled Surviving the 21st-century. Humanity’s ten great challenges and how we can overcome them. The book has been unanimously praised by a cast reviewers that includes Paul Ehrlich, Robyn Williams, Clive Hamilton, Peter Doherty, former Governor-General Michael Jeffery, David Lindenmeyer, Mark Stafford-Smith, Bill … Read More