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Statement on Bandi Chhor Divas

Statement | Thursday, 19 Oct 2017
(OTTAWA) October 19, 2017 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement to commemorate the Sikh holiday of Bandi Chhor Divas. “...

Statement on Diwali

Statement | Thursday, 19 Oct 2017
(OTTAWA) October 19, 2017 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement to mark the first day of Diwali, the Hindu festival of...

Statement on the 25th anniversary of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty

Statement | Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017
(OTTAWA) October 17, 2017 – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on the 25th anniversary of the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty: “In Canada, Indigenous children...

Statement on International Day of the Girl

Statement | Wednesday, 11 Oct 2017
(OTTAWA) October 11, 2017 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement: “International Day of the Girl aims to highlight and...

Statement on Thanksgiving

Statement | Monday, 09 Oct 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement: “For many Canadians, Thanksgiving is a time to come together and share a...

Statement on World Teachers’ Day

Statement | Thursday, 05 Oct 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich – Gulf Islands), issued the following statement on World Teachers’ Day: “Canadians owe a huge debt to our dedicated teachers...

Statement on Yom Kippur

Statement | Friday, 29 Sep 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on Yom Kippur: “Tonight at sundown marks the beginning of Yom Kippur, the...

On World Rivers Day, time to step up and protect navigable waters

Statement | Sunday, 24 Sep 2017
(OTTAWA) September 24, 2017 – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on World Rivers Day: “Despite the Liberals’ campaign promises, Canada’s rivers remain under threat, as 99 per...

Statement on International Day of Peace

Statement | Thursday, 21 Sep 2017
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on International Day of Peace: “Under the theme of ‘Together for Peace: Respect, Safety, and Dignity for All,’ this year’s...

Statement on Rosh Hashanah

Statement | Wednesday, 20 Sep 2017
(OTTAWA) September 20, 2017 — The Green Party of Canada released the following statement to mark the Jewish holiday of Rosh Hashanah, beginning tonight at sundown: “Rosh Hashanah marks a very special...