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Greens call on State Government to end use of solitary confinement for people with a disability in NSW prisons

NSW Greens MP and Disability spokesperson, Dawn Walker has called on the State Government to end the practice of solitary confinement for people with a disability in NSW prisons following the release of a report by Human Rights Watch.

Regional Forest Agreements have failed NSW’s forests: Greens

NSW Greens MP, Dawn Walker has branded the Regional Forest Agreements (RFAs) a ‘failure’ and called for them to be scrapped as part of the current review process.

Greens disappointed in Nambucca Shire Council's failure to support Great Koala National Park

NSW Greens MP, Dawn Walker has expressed her disappointment in Nambucca Shire Council’s decision not to formally support the Great Koala National Park at its meeting last week.

Greens rally against disability cuts in Redfern

Greens Disability spokesperson, Dawn Walker MP, Greens MP for Newtown Jenny Leong and the Disability Advocacy Alliance rallied in Redfern on Tuesday 12 December against the NSW Government’s planned cuts to disability advocacy funding that will see a dramatic loss in support for people with a disability around NSW. 

Greens and Disability Advocacy Alliance rally against ‘heartless’ disability advocacy cuts

Greens Disability spokesperson, Dawn Walker MP, Greens MP for Newtown Jenny Leong and the Disability Advocacy Alliance will hold a rally in Redfern on Tuesday 12 December against the NSW Government’s planned cuts to disability advocacy funding that will see a dramatic loss in support for people with a disability around NSW. 

Greens to hold Central Coast TAFE Forum

NSW Greens TAFE spokesperson, Dawn Walker MP will be holding a Defend TAFE Forum in Gosford on Tuesday 12th December to discuss the need for the Government to invest more in NSW’s public TAFE system to provide opportunities and skills for people on the Central Coast.

Greens launch new bill to ‘defend’ TAFE from cuts and closures

NSW Greens TAFE spokesperson, Dawn Walker MP has introduced a new ‘Defend TAFE’ bill into the State Parliament that aims to protect NSW’s public TAFE system from further campus closures and privatisation.

Greens label Government’s North Coast bioenergy proposal as ‘dead koala power’

NSW Greens Forests spokesperson, Dawn Walker has labelled a proposal by the NSW Department of Primary Industry to burn North Coast forests for electricity generation as ‘dead koala power’.

Greens say Government needs to protect Ballina’s koalas

Greens MPs Tamara Smith and Dawn Walker have called on the NSW government to protect Ballina’s koala population and other wildlife as the RMS starts tree clearing work as part of the Pacific Highway upgrade at Meerschaum Vale.

Greens lash Liberal-Nationals ‘heartless’ disability advocacy cuts

Greens Disability spokesperson, Dawn Walker MP has lashed out at the NSW Government’s planned cuts to disability advocacy funding that will see a dramatic loss in support for people with a disability on the North Coast and called on the NSW Premier and North Coast Nationals MP, Ben Franklin to urgently intervene.

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