Maltese Greens – divorcing Church from State

Maltese Greens – divorcing Church from State

Participants at the GEF conference on divorce held in Malta last October and organised with the support of the Maltese Green foundation CeratoniaOn Saturday May 28th 2011, Maltese voters went to the p.

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Brighton & Hove Greens – not an overnight success

Brighton & Hove Greens – not an overnight success

In May 2010 the Green Party of England and Wales celebrated the election of its first Member of Parliament when its leader, Caroline Lucas, was elected in the Brighton Pavilion constituency. A year la.

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Estonian Greens – new candidates to attract new voters

Estonian Greens – new candidates to attract new voters

The Estonia Green Party (Erakond Eestimaa Rohelised) headed into the 2011 Parliamentary elections in a precarious position. Following their breakthrough election in 2007, when they went from zero to s.

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Regional elections in the Netherlands – using technology to connect with voters

Regional elections in the Netherlands – using technology to connect with voters

The Dutch Greens – innovative ideas to engage with younger voters This article was written following an interview with Truuske Smits, campaign manager for the North Brabant Greens in the recent regi.

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Ecolo’s Campaign Intranet, Belgium

Ecolo’s Campaign Intranet, Belgium

Ecolo has representatives in parliaments since 1981. And, since 1999, Ecolo participates in regional or federal governmental majorities. The party therefore has a wealth of human and political resourc.

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Planning the Campaign Strategically

Planning the Campaign Strategically

By Ville Tuominen and Albert Eckert ‘Alice: “Would you tell me, please, which way I ought to go from here?” “That depends a good deal on where you want to get to,” said the Cat. “I don‘t.

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Registering the Party for the Election

Registering the Party for the Election

By Michael Breslin Just as it is important to determine from the outset the type of election in which you will be running, and the rules governing it (‘first past the post’, proportional represent.

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Campaign Organisation

Campaign Organisation

By Albert Eckert A successful campaign can never be planned and carried out by one single person. Choosing the right group of people to prepare and run a campaign of any sort is among the most crucial.

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Green Youth Organisations

Green Youth Organisations

By Sabine Van Belle and Jonas De Meyer A youth wing can prove to be an important asset for a Green Party when campaigning looms. As multiple election studies have shown, younger voters are more likely.

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Campaign Finances

Campaign Finances

By Marc Urbatsch and Albert Eckert (with thanks to Dietmar Strehl, the treasurer of the German Green Party, for his useful tips) Learning from the past Some people consider that you need a miracle to .

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Targeting Voters

Targeting Voters

By Beate Potzmader Who to target Parties engaged in any political campaign are always confronted with a complex environment. Politics is blessed with a wide range of issues and a diversity of potentia.

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