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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),...

Green Party of Canada Statement on International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People

Media Release | Wednesday, 29 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement in commemoration of the International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People: “2017 is a milestone year for the...

Green Party of Canada congratulates PEI Greens for doubling seats in PEI Legislature

Media Release | Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada is thrilled by Hannah Bell’s victory in the provincial by-election in PEI, which doubles the number of seats held by the PEI Greens. “I am incredibly excited for...

Larry Colero nominated as Green Party of Canada Candidate in South Surrey—White Rock by-election

Media Release | Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada is pleased to announce the nomination of Larry Colero as its candidate for the upcoming by-election in South Surrey—White Rock. “Here in BC, we are seeing what...

Keystone XL pipeline authorization a major setback in carbon reduction efforts

Media Release | Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) The Green Party of Canada is disappointed by Nebraska’s authorization of the Keystone XL crude oil pipeline, which will bring huge quantities of Alberta bitumen to the US. On Monday, the...

Green Party of Canada celebrates 30th anniversary of Montreal Protocol, draws lessons learnt

Media Release | Monday, 20 Nov 2017
(MONTREAL) – Thirty years ago, with Canadian leadership, the nations of the world came together to ban production of the chemicals CFCs and HFCs under the Montreal Protocol. This action prevented...

Green Party of Canada congratulates Romy Tittel on Green Party of Alberta leadership

Media Release | Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada congratulates Romy Tittel on her successful bid to become leader of the Green Party of Alberta. Ms. Tittel previously ran as a federal Green candidate, and has...

A wind of change is blowing in Montreal

Media Release | Monday, 06 Nov 2017
Montreal, November 6, 2017 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) extends the party’s congratulations to Valérie Plante, Mayor-elect of Montreal, and to her...

On Trudeau’s 2nd anniversary, Liberals are squandering their potential

Media Release | Wednesday, 01 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released its two-year report card on the Trudeau administration today, with failing grades given for Democracy, Transportation and Agriculture. The Report Card...

Whales in captivity bill passes Senate committee with critical amendments

Media Release | Thursday, 26 Oct 2017
(OTTAWA) – This morning in the Senate's Standing Committee on Fisheries and Oceans, senators voted to send Bill S-203, an act ending the captivity of whales and dolphins, back to the upper chamber...