WATCH in the Media: David MacIlwain – ‘Carbon tax is the way forward’

WATCH member David MacIlwain had the following letter published in the Border Mail, 26th July 2011… “When Julia Gillard declared six days before the last election that “there will be no carbon tax” our hearts sank. This had been the last chance for urgently needed action to reduce Australia’s carbon emissions. For years under Howard…

The Conservative Case for Strong Action on Climate Change

The following is a link to a public lecture at Melbourne University earlier this year given by John Gummer, Lord Deben, entitled Climate Change Action and Conservative Politics.  Lord Deben’s argues that conservatives should back strong action to combat climate change because that is the most likely way of maintaining our society in its present…

WATCH in the Media: David Macilwain – ‘Long Conversations’ Climate Knowledge Exchange in Beechworth

Event: Beechworth Community Visions – ‘Long Conversations: Climate Knowledge Exchange’. Date: Tuesday 31st May, 2011. Location: The Gallery, Beechworth Secondary College. Local Sponsors: Beechworth Urban Landcare & Sustainability and Beechworth Secondary College. – WATCH member David MacIlwain attended this event and shares his thoughts in this video interview and in his written review below. –…