A Conversation With Natalie Bennett

Edinburgh Greens will be hosting the leader of the Green Party of England and Wales this weekend.

Elected last September, Natalie has been active within GPEW for a number of years since her move from her native Australia 13 years ago. She has a degree in Agricultural Science and has worked as a journalist in Australia, Bangkok and the UK.

She worked in Bangkok for the UN on the National Commission on Women’s Affairs and for the WHO on Women’s Health. Within the party, she has been active on policy on issues ranging from abortion to MPs job-sharing to rights for asylum seekers and sex workers.

The event will be hosted by Scottish Greens Co-Convener Patrick Harvie, 11am-1pm on Sunday 27th at the Edinburgh Central Youth Hostel, 9 Haddington Place (top of Leith Walk), EH7 4AL. Please come along and hear what her hopes are for the future of the Greens in England and Wales, and in Westminster.