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Approval of Petronas LNG project further sabotages Canada’s climate action commitments

Media Release | Wednesday, 28 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement in response to the federal government’s approval of a liquified natural gas (LNG) project for Flora Bank/Lelu Island in northern...

Statement on release of Canadian-Iranian Dr. Homa Hoodfar

Media Release | Monday, 26 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement following the reported release of Dr. Homa Hoodfar from Iranian prison: “I am hugely relieved at this news. Dr. Hoodfar's...

Statement for World Rivers Day 2016

Statement | Monday, 26 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on World Rivers Day 2016: “World Rivers Day is a celebration of the world's waterways and highlights the critical importance of...

Elizabeth May: Winner-take-all voting does not belong in the Green Party

Blog | Monday, 26 Sep 2016
In early October, you will be receiving important information by email.  In addition to more details on the Special Meeting of members (December 3-4 in Calgary), you will be asked to vote on line...

Statement on International Day of Peace 2016

Statement | Wednesday, 21 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on International Day of Peace: “The Green Party of Canada asks that Canadians pause to remember all those who participate on our...

Green Party calls on federal ministers to block oil and gas exploration permits in Gulf of St Lawrence

Media Release | Tuesday, 20 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada and Green Party of Nova Scotia released the following joint statement that calls on federal ministers to prevent offshore drilling exploration from continuing in...

Liberals cave on climate – leaving weak Conservative targets in place

Media Release | Monday, 19 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement following the announcement Sunday morning by Environment and Climate Change Minister, the Hon. Catherine McKenna, during an...

Blog: The Role of Shadow Cabinet members

Blog | Thursday, 15 Sep 2016
Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following blog post: Thanks to those who have sent letters and notes of support.  It is clearly not a happy...

Statement on removal of Shadow Cabinet members

Media Release | Tuesday, 13 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada is aware of recent comments published by some Shadow Cabinet members and former candidates regarding the views of a provincial leader. Members are free to express...

Statement on Eid al-Adha

Statement | Monday, 12 Sep 2016
Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands issued the following statement on Eid al-Adha: “Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, is a holy day for...