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    No Harmony in Environmental Regulations

    Media Release | Tuesday, 20 Mar 2012
    OTTAWA - The Green Party is asking questions today about a press release put out by Environment Canada and the Nova Scotia Department of Environment.  “I think at the very least both governments owe...

    Will Canada lose its water?

    Media Release | Monday, 19 Mar 2012
    OTTAWA - With Canada Water Week in full swing, Greens are lamenting the defeat last week of Bill C-267 - a bill to ban bulk water exports. "The defeat of Bill C-267 is a step backwards in protecting...

    Conservatives Break Promise on Bulk Water

    Media Release | Thursday, 15 Mar 2012
        Party Becoming Known for its “Bulk Policy Reversals”  OTTAWA -  Wednesday night`s Conservative vote to kill Bill C-267, An Act Respecting the Preservation of Canada`s Water Resources, was another...

    Canada’s Rivers Require Protection

    Media Release | Wednesday, 14 Mar 2012
    OTTAWA - March 14th is the International Day of Action for Rivers when communities across the world are celebrating rivers and raising awareness of the need to protect and restore rivers.  “The Green...

    Harper Conservatives target environmental reviews

    Media Release | Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012
    OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada fears for the future of environmental regulation in Canada after reading the Standing Committee on Environment and Sustainable Development's statutory review of the...

    21 Years Later: Is Canada still an Environmental Leader?

    Media Release | Tuesday, 13 Mar 2012
    OTTAWA - March 13th marks the 21st anniversary of the signing of Canada-U.S. Air Quality Agreement that dealt with acid rain under the Mulroney Government. “The Acid Rain Accord is an example of how...

    Green Party Launches Robogate.ca

    Media Release | Monday, 12 Mar 2012
    Site includes link to Elections Canada, media/citizen reports on election fraud OTTAWA – Elizabeth May, MP Saanich-Gulf Islands and Leader of the Green Party, today announced that her party has...

    Fleet Separation Policy Needed to Protect Inshore Fisheries

    Media Release | Thursday, 08 Mar 2012
    OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada is calling on Minister Ashfield to ensure that Atlantic inshore fisheries are protected by the fleet separation policy. This policy prevents a company from both...

    International Women's Day Puts Spotlight on Ottawa

    Media Release | Thursday, 08 Mar 2012
    Recent Legislation Bound to Hurt Canada's Women OTTAWA - International Women’s Day is a reminder to celebrate the great achievements that society has made in recognizing the equality of women.  “...