The government’s idea of ‘national environment standards’ would entrench Australia's global pariah status

A growing global push to halt biodiversity decline, most recently agreed at the G7 on Sunday, leaves Australia out in the cold as the federal government walks away from critical reforms needed to protect threatened species. The centrepiece recommendation in a landmark independent review of Australia’s national environment law wasContinue Reading

The Climate Crisis is the Defining Emergency of Our Time

In brief The UK government has recently published further information about its proposed Plastic Packaging Tax that will apply to plastic packaging containing less than 30% recycled plastic content from 1 April 2022. This latest information is intended to help businesses prepare while the relevant primary legislation, the Finance BillContinue Reading

Government’s Windrush ‘engagement meetings’ are perpetuating hostile environment, activists say

T he government’s Windrush engagement meetings are excluding those they are designed to help, activists and victims of the scandal have said. Home Office representatives are also failing to regularly participate in advisory events facilitated by grassroots organisations such as the Windrush National Organisation, they add. Before Covid-19 restrictions, theContinue Reading

Ontario Government’s Ontario Together Fund Invests into Facedrive’s TraceSCAN

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Facedrive Inc. (“Facedrive“) (TSXV:FD) (OTCQX:FDVRF), a Canadian “people-and-planet first” technology ecosystem, is pleased to announce that TraceSCAN, the COVID-19 wearable contact-tracing solution developed by Facedrive Health, has been endorsed with an investment by the Ontario Ministry of Economic Development, Job Creation and Trade (the “Ministry”) to further its contactContinue Reading