Scott Ludlam Joining EDOWA @ Centre for Stories, June

EDOWA is pleased to announce Dreaming Green, our next event as part of our crowdfunding campaign. EDOWA in collaboration with the Centre for Stories is pleased to announce Dreaming Green: Envisioning a Sustainable Future Through Storytelling, with guest speakers Scott Ludlam (Deputy Leader, Australian Greens) and Kate Kelly (Convenor Save Beeliar Wetlands). Join us on 6 June to celebrate World Environment Day… Read more »

May 2017 Newsletter

Support WA’s Only Legal Voice for the Environment We are excited to share the following video for our crowdfunding campaign!

Climate Change Policy Discussion Paper – EDOs Of Australia Submission

EDOWA recently contributed to an EDOs of Australia submission to the Department of the Environment and Energy’s (DotEE) Review of Australia’s climate change policies – Discussion Paper. The objective of this inquiry is to allow a broad review into the suitability of Australia’s Climate Change policies, which include Australian laws produced at the state and federal… Read more »

Inquiry into National Water Reform – EDOs of Australia submission

EDOWA recently contributed to an EDOs of Australia submission to the inquiry into National Water Reform. The inquiry is being conducted by the Productivity Commission. The objective of this inquiry is to allow an assessment of progress in achieving the objectives and outcomes of the National Water Initiative (NWI) and the need for any future reform…. Read more »

Meet the EDO: Jacob Wotherspoon, Piddington Society Paralegal

So you can get to know us better, we are introducing you to all the key players at EDOWA who make sure the office stays running. In case you missed it in our April newsletter, here is a brief chat with Piddington Society paralegal, Jacob Wotherspoon. How long have you been with EDO? I have been… Read more »

April 2017 Newsletter

Welcome to the latest edition of the EDO WA eNewsletter. I am very excited to announce that the former Chief Justice of the High Court, Robert French and Emeritus Professor John Bailey (Murdoch University and convenor of the Leeuwin Group of Concerned Scientists) have both agreed to present at EDO WA’s first event for 2017 on Thursday… Read more »

Statement of Strategic Priorities 2017

The EDOWA’s key priorities for 2017 are: State-based action on climate change – we will both identify and promote the pathways for the State to take better account of national and international commitments to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. This will include scrutiny of environmental impact assessment and approvals processes in respect of greenhouse gas emissions,… Read more »