Media Releases 2004 | Sustainable Population Australia

Media Releases 2004

Tasmanian Branch of Sustainable Population Australia Established (May)

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ALP's population commitment welcomed (Sep)

September 16 2011

PARTIES TALKING WATER (Sep)

CANBERRA, ACT

Sep 22, 2005

Representatives of the four major parties in the ACT election will lead a public discussion on the theme "Water and People: how much more can Canberra grow?" on Saturday.

The speakers will be Bill Wood MLA (Labor), Vicki Dunne MLA (Liberal), Roslyn Dundas MLA (Australian Democrats) and Charlie Pahlman (Greens’ candidate for Molonglo). Questions and discussion will follow.

September 16 2011

Farming at the core of environmental problems (Apr)

CANBERRA, ACT

Conversion from hunting and gathering to farming, a transition that allowed human population numbers to explode, lies at the heart of all our environmental problems, according to Duncan Brown.

Brown, Professor Emeritus in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Wollongong, is the author of the recently published book: “Feed or Feedback”. He will address a public meeting in Canberra on Saturday afternoon (1 May).

September 16 2011