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    What Global Greens demand for Durban and beyond

    Media Release | Thursday, 08 Dec 2011
    OTTAWA - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and Member of Parliament for Saanich-Gulf Islands, spoke today from Durban with several international Green parliamentarians to call for...

    Violence against Women still a concern in Canada

    Media Release | Tuesday, 06 Dec 2011
    OTTAWA - On the anniversary of the shooting at Montreal's École Polytechnique, the Green Party of Canada and the party’s Quebec Wing are sad to note that violence against women is still a great...

    Action, not words needed to help Persons with Disabilities

    Media Release | Saturday, 03 Dec 2011
    OTTAWA - December 3rd marks the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, with a theme for 2011 of "Together for a better world for all."   Recently there has been much media coverage on the...

    CEAA Terminated?

    Media Release | Friday, 02 Dec 2011
    The Green Party of Canada is expressing outrage over the termination of the legally required review of the Canadian Environmental Assessment Act (CEAA) and is calling for committee meetings to begin...

    Elizabeth May heading to UN climate negotiations in Durban

    Media Release | Thursday, 01 Dec 2011
    OTTAWA – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and Member of Parliament for Saanich-Gulf Islands, will depart for Durban, South Africa, hoping to make a difference in Canada’s position...

    World AIDS Day

    Media Release | Thursday, 01 Dec 2011
    OTTAWA – December 1st is World AIDS Day and the Green Party of Canada is encouraging the Government of Canada to put greater resources into the fight against HIV.  “An estimated 33.3 million people...

    Atamanenko Leads Non-Partisan Effort for Department of Peace

    Media Release | Wednesday, 30 Nov 2011
    Ottawa, ON –Alex Atamanenko, MP (BC Southern Interior), was joined at a press conference today by fellow peace advocates, along with Elizabeth May of the Green Party and Liberal Jim Karygiannis to...

    Omnibus Crime Bill off Target

    Media Release | Tuesday, 29 Nov 2011
    OTTAWA -- Today, Elizabeth May, Member of Parliament for Saanich – Gulf Islands and Leader of the Green Party of Canada, will put forward motions in the House of Commons to amend Bill C-10, with the...