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    EMD Closure a Blow for Ontario Jobs and Economy

    Media Release | Friday, 03 Feb 2012
    LONDON, ONTARIO -- The Green Parties of Canada (GPC) and Ontario (GPO) are calling on government officials to contact Caterpillar/Electro-Motive Diesel (EMD) to encourage them to reconsider closure...

    Greens on the rise

    Media Release | Friday, 03 Feb 2012
    OTTAWA -- Final results show the Green Party of Canada had record breaking fundraising results in 2011.   With the Greens’ success in electing Leader Elizabeth May to the House of Commons and Deputy...

    Green Party Calls for “Victims First” Model of Justice

    Media Release | Thursday, 02 Feb 2012
    OTTAWA – The Green Party fully supports the recommendations of Canada’s Federal Ombudsman for Victims of Crime, Sue O’Sullivan released in a special report – Shifting the Conversation. “The Green...

    World Wetlands Day

    Media Release | Thursday, 02 Feb 2012
    OTTAWA -- Greens all over the world will celebrate World Wetlands Day on February 2nd, commemorating the 1971 signing of the Convention on Wetlands of International Importance (the Ramsar Convention...

    Brinkmanship Diplomacy with Iran Counter-Productive

    Media Release | Thursday, 02 Feb 2012
    OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada is calling on the European Community to reconsider its Iranian oil boycott in reaction to the real or perceived threat that Iran is actively developing nuclear...

    CAPP Principles Can’t Greenwash Fracking Problems

    Media Release | Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012
    OTTAWA - The new voluntary principles for fracking released by the Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP) will make no difference, according to Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May...

    Greens support Castle wilderness protesters

    Media Release | Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012
    OTTAWA - The Green Party of Canada fully supports the citizens who are holding a picket-line protest in order to prevent clear cutting in the Castle Special Management Area of southwest Alberta.  “...

    Next on the chopping block: ecoEnergy Program gets the axe

    Media Release | Tuesday, 31 Jan 2012
    OTTAWA -- Not only has the Harper Conservatives terminated a highly popular energy efficiency program, but they are dropping the guillotine even earlier than planned, a move that has the Greens...

    Greens in Favour of Sealer Buyout

    Media Release | Wednesday, 25 Jan 2012
    OTTAWA -- The Green Party of Canada is expressing support today of NDP MP Ryan Cleary's efforts to examine both the commercial seal hunt and the management of the cod fishery.  "I support his Private...