New role for Milne

Townsville Bulletin - - NEWS -

RE­TIR­ING Aus­tralian sen­a­tor Chris­tine Milne has been ap­pointed am­bas­sador of the Global Greens; an honorary role which brings to­gether party mem­bers from around the world. Hav­ing re­lin­quished her Aus­tralian Greens lead­er­ship in May, her suc­ces­sor in the Up­per House, Nick McKim, was named yesterday and her for­mal res­ig­na­tion from Par­lia­ment is due in days. “I can imag­ine I will be spend­ing a fair bit of time help­ing the de­vel­op­ment of Green pol­i­tics around the world,” she said.

Chris­tine Milne.

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