RepresentUs Australia

RepresentUs Australia

Environment

All Australians have a right to participate in decision making on all environmental issues and proposals that impact on the environment and our climate. The RepresentUs movement believes we all have a responsibility to ensure our environment is protected for future generations. The RepresentUs movement will provide opportunities for equal participation in decision making on issues that impact on our environment by providing access to information and evidence based science - without bias - in our media and in our educational institutions.  The RepresentUs movement affirms that a healthy and sustainable environment requires all of us to participate in the conservation and protection of our water, air and habitat diversity.  Protection of these aspects of our Common Wealth benefits us all and supports the fundamental rights of all Australians and all global citizens to water, food, shelter and transport.

The RepresentUs movement acknowledges the interconnectedness of biodiversity and habitat protection with the availability of clean water, nutritious food and climate stability. Happy, healthy and safe communities are built on the solid foundations provided by well managed environmental and climate sustainability. Energy efficient homes, workplaces and shared community spaces utilising renewable energy and reducing waste protects biodiversity and us.

The RepresentUs movement will ensure that all our actions and policies support these rights and allow adaption to sustain best practice and embrace new technology and innovation that enhances and preserves our environment for our children - and their children - into the future. We will do this by making sure that: