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Statement on World Refugee Day 2018

Statement | Tuesday, 19 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement for World Refugee Day: “The United Nations reports that of the 65 million people who have been forcibly displaced worldwide, 22.5...

Statement on World Oceans Day 2018

Statement | Friday, 08 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on World Oceans Day: “World Oceans Day is reminder of the pivotal role...

Congratulations, Mike! Green surge sweeps into Ontario

Media Release | Friday, 08 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) -- Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) extended hearty congratulations to her Ontario counterpart, Mike Schreiner, after his historic victory in the riding...

Statement on World Environment Day and Canadian Environment Week 2018

Statement | Tuesday, 05 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada recognizes World Environment Day and Canadian Environment Week. Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), said: “While we have made...

Green Party joins call for independent public inquiry into extradition of Hassan Diab

Media Release | Wednesday, 30 May 2018
OTTAWA — The Green Party of Canada strongly supports the call for an independent public inquiry into the extradition of Dr. Hassan Diab. “A confidential memo received by the CBC indicates that Dr....

The worst deal in Canadian history

Media Release | Tuesday, 29 May 2018
(OTTAWA)--The Trudeau government today announced what will go down as one of the worst deals in Canadian history. “Not since the late 1960s have governments stepped up to buy out a failing private...

Green Party welcomes decision to block Chinese takeover of Aecon

Media Release | Thursday, 24 May 2018
(OTTAWA)-- Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is applauding the announcement by Economic Development Minister Navdeep Bains that the government will block the...

Green Party takes issue with carbon price report

Media Release | Wednesday, 23 May 2018
(OTTAWA) -- The Green Party of Canada is questioning the conclusions of the Parliamentary Budget Officer’s report The Impact of a Pan-Canadian Carbon Pricing Levy on PBO’s GDP Projection, tabled in...

Statement on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

Statement | Thursday, 17 May 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Leader of the Green Party of Canada, Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released this statement on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia: “It’s hard...

Kinder Morgan and the déja vu politics of the Liberal Party

Media Release | Wednesday, 16 May 2018
(OTTAWA) – Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) cringes at déja vu politics. “The Liberals promised change but we keep getting more of the same: Harper-style politics,” said Ms...