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Green Party disappointed at government’s failure to restore environmental protections

Media Release | Thursday, 08 Feb 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada is disappointed by the Liberal government’s failure to repair the serious damage caused by Harper-era omnibus budget bills C-38 and C-45, which gutted crucial...

Green Party welcomes positive changes to the Fisheries Act

Media Release | Tuesday, 06 Feb 2018
(OTTAWA)  — The Green Party of Canada supports the substantial improvements made to the Fisheries Act in the government bill tabled today. Under omnibus budget bills from 2012, the Conservative...

Green Party of Canada launches independent investigation into claims against Elizabeth May

Media Release | Monday, 29 Jan 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada has begun a formal investigation into allegations against leader Elizabeth May by three former party employees. Ms. May asked the party to launch an independent...

Green Party of Canada statement on Toronto Star story on Elizabeth May

Media Release | Saturday, 27 Jan 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada stands firmly behind Leader Elizabeth May. She is admired and respected by staff, her constituents in Saanich-Gulf Islands, and by the party's members and...

Green Party calls on Liberal government to fund Canadian Organic Standards review

Media Release | Wednesday, 24 Jan 2018
The Green Party of Canada strongly supports the Canadian organic sector, and is therefore urging the federal government to fund the Canadian Organic Standards review. “Organic farms ands businesses...

Green Party of Canada Leader Proud to Support Women’s Marches

Media Release | Friday, 19 Jan 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada expresses support for the 2018 Sister marches taking place across Canada on Saturday, inspired by the 2017 Women’s March on Washington. Elizabeth May, Leader of...

Green Party of Canada condemns proposed carbon tax break for big greenhouse gas emitters

Media Release | Tuesday, 16 Jan 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada is deeply concerned that the Liberal government is weakening the national carbon pricing system to give breaks to Canada’s major greenhouse gas (GHG) emitters. “...

Green Party of Canada condemns Trump’s move on Jerusalem, Canada’s weak response

Media Release | Wednesday, 13 Dec 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada strongly opposes U.S. President Donald Trump’s decision to relocate the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem. “This decision by President Trump undermines the international...

Green Party of Canada congratulates candidates in federal by-elections

Media Release | Tuesday, 12 Dec 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada wishes to extend its congratulations and gratitude to Green by-elections candidates Larry Colero (South Surrey–White Rock), Yvonne Potter Pihach (Battlefords–...

Green Party of Canada outraged by approval of Site C dam

Media Release | Monday, 11 Dec 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada strongly condemns the recent B.C. government decision to approve the Site C dam. Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands),...