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Green Party of Canada Statement on World Water Day 2019

Statement | Friday, 22 Mar 2019
OTTAWA – “Canada is fortunate to have access to an abundance of water, and yet today numerous First Nations communities across Canada remain without access to potable water, four years after the...

Green Party of Canada statement on International Francophonie Day

Statement | Wednesday, 20 Mar 2019
OTTAWA -- Today, the Green Party of Canada celebrates the international influence of our francophone culture that unites over 300 million people and includes some 88 member states on five continents...

Statement on International Women's Day 2019

Statement | Friday, 08 Mar 2019
OTTAWA  ― Today, during International Women’s Day, the Green Party of Canada joins Canadians as they celebrate the achievements of women everywhere and commit to building a gender-balanced world. “...

Green Party Statement on World Day of Social Justice

Statement | Wednesday, 20 Feb 2019
OTTAWA - February 20 marks World Day of Social Justice. “The issues facing humanity around climate change are inextricably woven into issues of social justice,” said Green Party of Canada Leader,...

Green Party of Canada celebrates Chinese New Year

Statement | Tuesday, 05 Feb 2019
OTTAWA – February 5 is Chinese New Year, ushering in the Year of the Pig. “The Chinese New Year is a vibrant, festive occasion celebrated in China and in Chinese communities in Canada and around the...

Green Party of Canada Statement on Black History Month

Statement | Friday, 01 Feb 2019
OTTAWA  ― February 1 marks the beginning of the 23rd annual Black History Month in Canada. The Green Party of Canada honours the achievements made by black Canadians, while acknowledging that more...

Statement on the second anniversary of the Quebec City mosque massacre

Statement | Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019
OTTAWA – Two years ago today, six men were murdered and 19 others were wounded when a gunman opened fire in a sanctuary where they had gathered to pray. The six dead are: Ibrahima Barry aged 39,...

Green Party of Canada statement on the situation in Venezuela

Statement | Monday, 28 Jan 2019
OTTAWA ― Beset by corruption, runaway inflation, starvation and mass migration, Venezuela is a country in chaos that demands an international response. Canada must weigh in but not by supporting a...

Statement on International Human Rights Day

Statement | Monday, 10 Dec 2018
OTTAWA -- The Leader of the Green Party of Canada Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) issued the following statement to mark International Human Rights Day: “Today, on the 70th anniversary of...

Statement on National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in Canada

Statement | Thursday, 06 Dec 2018
OTTAWA -- The Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) issued the following statement to mark the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women in...