Archives: Peace building

Austria’s quiet Green victory, trading in the politics of hope not fear

Molly writes for the Guardian on how the victory of a former Green Party leader as president of Austria over his far-right rival is cause for hope.

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Greens win binding rules on stemming trade in conflict minerals

Molly has welcomed a Green win: the European Parliament and European Council have reaching a final agreement on new regulation on tackling conflict minerals.

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Devonport: From Trident jobs to green employment

This report explores how the current 2000 or so Trident-related jobs in Plymouth could be replaced within the emerging local ‘green’ economy, making use of the great potential of existing local skills and facilities.

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Why I’ll be wearing both a red and a white poppy when I commemorate Remembrance Sunday this year

Writing for the Independent, Molly explains the importance of showing gratitude for those who sacrificed their lives to protect our freedom but also the need to put as much effort into making peace as we do into making war.

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Green MEP to ‘blow trident jobs myth clean out of the water’ with new report

Next week Molly will launch a new report looking at how jobs linked to Trident can be converted into green jobs.

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