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Elizabeth May's speech during emergency debate on climate change

Media Release | Wednesday, 17 Oct 2018
Elizabeth May’s Statement to the House of Commons during the Emergency Debate on the report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change -- October 15, 2018 Mr. Speaker, it is an honour to stand...

David Merner named Green Party candidate in Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke

Media Release | Tuesday, 16 Oct 2018
ESQUIMALT – Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is delighted to announce that lawyer David Merner is the Green Party of Canada candidate in Esquimalt-Saanich-Sooke....

IPCC report must be debated in Parliament. ‘Time is not on our side,’ says Elizabeth May.

Media Release | Monday, 15 Oct 2018
OTTAWA – Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is asking House of Commons Speaker Geoff Regan to convene an emergency parliamentary debate on the alarming findings in...

Canada must present stronger target at next climate negotiation: Greens

Media Release | Monday, 08 Oct 2018
TORONTO– The release today of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report on the chances of reaching the 1.5 degree C Paris target – and the catastrophic risks of missing it – have...

“The clock could well be running out” Elizabeth May urges government to heed new report from Environment Commissioner

Media Release | Wednesday, 03 Oct 2018
OTTAWA – The Commissioner of the Environment and Sustainable Development, Julie Gelfand, tabled three reports today in Parliament – on toxic substances, protecting marine mammals and departmental...

Elizabeth May calls for emergency debate on threat to marine life in Gulf of St. Lawrence

Media Release | Monday, 01 Oct 2018
OTTAWA – Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) has asked House of Commons Speaker Geoff Regan to convene an emergency debate on new scientific research that has...

The Green Party of Canada concludes another successful convention

Media Release | Sunday, 30 Sep 2018
VANCOUVER -- More than 300 Green Party of Canada members from every corner of the country gathered at the party’s national convention in Vancouver over the weekend to discuss policy, celebrate Green...

Green Party fighting to prevent expansion of foreign corporate power in CP-TPP

Media Release | Wednesday, 26 Sep 2018
(OTTAWA) — Canadian sovereignty is once again being threatened by an agreement to create a major new trade zone currently moving through Parliament. Bill C-79 will allow Canada to ratify the...

Congratulations, David, Megan and Kevin! Green wave washes across New Brunswick

Media Release | Monday, 24 Sep 2018
OTTAWA -- Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) extended congratulations to the New Brunswick Greens for their history-making performance in today’s provincial...

“It’s time to tell the whole truth about the NEB and the pipeline expansion” says Elizabeth May

Media Release | Friday, 21 Sep 2018
OTTAWA -- “The National Energy Board’s process and report on the Trans Mountain pipeline project have been so flawed that the only sensible thing to do is to re-open the hearing process and get the...