The Conservation Council ACT Region advocates and campaigns to protect our local environment. 

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2021 ACT Environment Award Winners

2021 ACT Environment Award Winners

The ACT Environment Awards celebrate the efforts and accomplishments of environmentalists and environment groups, and the contributions they have made to the environment in the ACT and beyond. Find out who the award winners were in 2021!

Make the Switch from gas to an all‑electric home!

The ACT now offsets 100% of its electricity consumption with electricity generated from wind and solar, so switching off gas in our buildings will immediately reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Find out how, why and when to make the switch by visiting the Conservation Council’s Make the Switch website. Switching is easier than you think!

Human Right to a Healthy Environment: Environment Exchange

Human Right to a Healthy Environment: Environment Exchange

Are Australian Governments compelled by the right to a healthy environment? What does this mean for the ACT Region? How are other countries across the world fulfilling these obligations? This Environment Exchange discussed these questions, with the ACT Human Rights Commissioner and human rights specialists.