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Dakar: the electoral process scrutinized in Green Academy

The Senegalise Greens, hosted the West African Green Academy, from 15 to 17 September 2017, at Dakar Press House. The theme of the academy was: "Elections: Local Solutions for a global mess ". This event was supported by the Belgian Greens -GROEN and brought together presidents and representatives of member parties of the Federation of Green Parties in West Africa (FéPEV-RAO) and also the president of African Green Federation. Participants came from Burkina Faso, Côte d'Ivoire, Mali, Niger, Senegal, Togo and Rwanda. It was also a good occasion for meeting with the leading figures of the Senegalese political class and the university circle.

Ecologie politique en Afrique de l’Ouest

Du 15 au 17 septembre 2017, la Maison de la Presse de Dakar, capitale sénégalaise a abrité les travaux de l’Académie Verte de la Fédération des partis Verts d’Afrique de l’Ouest sous le thème : « Elections : solutions locales pour un désordre global ».

Introducing the new Global Greens Convenors

The Global Greens Coordination (GGC) is pleased to announce the election of Kel


Report of the African Greens Federation meeting in Liverpool

The African Green Federation (AGF) had a full day meeting on the 29th March and half day meeting on 30th March 2017 in Liverpool in prelude to the Global Greens congress.

The first day meeting was held at Jurys Inn and the second day at the ACC congress venue. The meeting began with introduction of delegates present, then presentation of the agenda with some amendments, it was chaired by Dr Frank Habineza, AGF President.

 Present in the meeting were the delegates from the following countries:


New Year's Message: African Greens Federation will grow stronger in 2017.

The African Greens Federation wishes to thank all its members and partners for the great achievements realized during 2016 and looks forward to greater accomplishments in 2017.

During 2016, AGF strengthened and consolidated its regional structures by conducting several capacity building workshops and congresses in all the different five African regions.


East African Greens Federation held Campaigns, Election and Women trainings as well as an Ordinary Congress in Kigali, Rwanda

The Eastern Africa Greens Federation successfully trained member parties on elections and campaigns and held a women training workshop in Kigali, Rwanda from 13th to 16th 2016. These events were hosted by the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda.

Most participants confessed that the training was very relevant and greatly enhanced their skills in campaigning and elections winning.

EAGF also had an ordinary congress, which immediately took place after the training. The congress approved new members: Afro-greens Party of Kenya and Burundi Green Movement.


Académie Verte et 4ème Congrès de la FéPEV-RAO

Les membres de la Fédération des Partis Écologistes et Verts d'Afrique de l'Ouest (FéPEV-RAO) ont tenu leur Académie Verte et leur 4ème congrès statutaire du 15 au 18 décembre à Niamey (Niger).

L'académie Verte qui s'est ouverte le 15 décembre a permis un renforcement des capacités des participants venus du Burkina Faso, du Mali, su Sénégal, de la Côte d'Ivoire, du Togo et du Niger avec quatre communications aussi importantes et instructives les unes que les autres et présentées par d’éminentes personnalités.


Congratulations to the former Austrian Greens Leader for winning Presidential elections

On behalf of the African Greens Federation and the Democratic Green Party of Rwanda, we gladly congratulate the former Austrian Greens Leader, Mr.Alexander Van der Bellen, for winning the presidential elections.

His win is a wonderful source of hope for the international greens family. We wish him the best in his upcoming duties.

Dr.Frank Habineza


African Greens Federation/Democratic Green Party of Rwanda


A legally binding international treaty on climate change should be the ultimate target

Marrakech, Morocco hosted the 22nd Conference of Parties for the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC)-COP22 between 7th-18th November 2016. This conference also acted as the first session of the conference of Parties to the Paris Agreement (CMA 1), which entered into force on 4th November.


Le Parti Gauche Verte du Maroc se maintient au Parlement

Créé en 2010 « la Gauche Verte »,  représentant un nouveau courant politique au Maroc, participe aussitôt aux élections législatives de 2011 et 2016 et  aux locales de 2015. Le parti se hisse au parlement avec un élu et s’y maintient  aux dernières élections.