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statement on Earth Day 2017:

Statement | Friday, 21 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on Earth Day 2017: “Last year, Earth Day marked the momentous occasion of the signing of the Paris Agreement, when Canada joined...

Itinerary: Elizabeth May participates in Earth Day celebrations, BC Greens campaign events

Media Advisory | Wednesday, 19 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), participates in several events in British Columbia: Thursday, April 20 – Nelson-Creston: Ms. May speaks at...

Statement for Easter 2017

Statement | Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – As many Canadians gather this weekend for invaluable time with family and friends, the Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to everyone celebrating Easter. For Christians, Good Friday...

Statement for Vaisakhi 2017

Statement | Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to all Sikh-Canadians for a peaceful and joyous Vaisakhi. Vaisakhi celebrates the creation of the Khalsa by Guru Gobind Singh Ji, and is also...

Lyme Disease Draft Framework needs more input from researchers, doctors and patients: advocates

Media Release | Tuesday, 11 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – Lyme Disease researchers, doctors and patients are calling on Minister of Health Jane Philpott to update the Draft Federal Framework on Lyme Disease with the latest medical and patient...

Advisory: Lyme Disease advocates hold non-partisan media conference on Draft Framework concerns

Media Advisory | Monday, 10 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – Advocates for the Federal Framework on Lyme Disease hold a non-partisan media conference to discuss their concerns with the current Draft Framework. Participants include: Elizabeth May,...

Statement on Passover 2017

Statement | Monday, 10 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) April 10, 2017 – The Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to everyone recognizing Passover, which begins at sundown. Passover commemorates liberation from oppression, and is a time for...

Statement on the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge

Media Release | Sunday, 09 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – On the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, the Green Party of Canada joins all Canadians in remembering the sacrifices and success of the Canadian Corps at a key turning point...

Advisory: Elizabeth May attends "Salute To Vimy 100" commemorative ceremony at Fort Rodd Hill in Colwood, B.C.

Media Advisory | Saturday, 08 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), attends the "Salute To Vimy 100" commemorative ceremony at Fort Rodd Hill, a Parks Canada National Historic...

Greens encouraged by Environmental Assessment report to restore science-based decision-making, and remove National Energy Board involvement

Media Release | Wednesday, 05 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – Today’s long-awaited Review of the Environmental Assessment Process report shows signs of making environmental assessments credible again, however many questions remain. Elizabeth May,...