Fukushima four years on – what lessons has Australia learnt?

11 March 15

Fukushima remains a profound human, economic and environmental tragedy - and Australian uranium exports must shoulder some of that blame, writes Dave Sweeney

Let's talk about climate

10 March 15

In an interview with ACF's James Norman, Naomi Klein asks: What if part of the reason so many of us have failed to act is not because we are too selfish, but because we are utterly overwhelmed by how much we do care?

Marcia Langton should go back to the drawing board on mining agreement praise

06 March 15

Declaring mining agreements a success in Aboriginal communities after reviewing less than two percent of agreements seems a stretch, writes Dave Sweeney

Lifting India out of poverty and pollution

06 March 15

India’s air is cutting 660 million lives short by about three years, while nearly all of the country’s 1.2 billion citizens are breathing in harmful pollution levels, writes Kelly O’Shanassy

Govt report locks in intergenerational theft

05 March 15

By ignoring one of the most important policy areas facing government’s globally – climate change – the Intergenerational Report has fallen over the first hurdle, writes Matthew Rose

Queensland’s 'beautiful but fragile' environment needs attention

04 March 15

The importance of the environment in the recent Queensland state election is beyond doubt, writes Andrew Picone

South Australia's uranium Royal Commission fails public interest test

04 March 15

It's vital that the South Australian royal commission into uranium mining does not become a taxpayer-funded nuclear industry promotional platform, writes Dave Sweeney

This is Australia calling! Bipartisan climate leadership urgently needed

19 February 15

News from the United Kingdom this week shows what is possible when political leaders work together in the best interests of a nation rather than tearing each other apart, writes ACF's CEO Kelly O'Shanassy