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Statement for International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples

Statement | Wednesday, 09 Aug 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement for International Day of the World's Indigenous Peoples: “Today, we celebrate Canada’s Indigenous Peoples and the 370-million...

Statement for National Peacekeepers' Day 2017

Statement | Wednesday, 09 Aug 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on National Peacekeepers' Day:  “As Canadians, we seek reconciliation rather than revenge, and security for all citizens of the...

Statement for Canada Day and Canada 150

Statement | Saturday, 01 Jul 2017
  (OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on Canada Day 2017: “As we celebrate our beautiful, diverse country on this very special day, we must never forget we are on...

Statement on Canadian Multiculturalism Day 2017

Statement | Tuesday, 27 Jun 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement for Canadian Multiculturalism Day: “Canada is a multicultural society with a strong history of welcoming immigrants and...

The Green Party of Canada statement on Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day

Statement | Saturday, 24 Jun 2017
Montreal — The Green Party of Canada wishes all Quebecers a very happy Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day. Elizabeth May, GPC Leader (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), said: “On Quebec's National Day, I wish all...

On National Aboriginal Day, systemic discrimination continues for Indigenous Peoples

Statement | Wednesday, 21 Jun 2017
(OTTAWA) - As Canada gears up to celebrate its 150th anniversary, also known as the 150th anniversary of Confederation, many Indigenous peoples in Canada will be struggling with unresolved human...

Statement on World Refugee Day 2017

Statement | Monday, 19 Jun 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement for World Refugee Day: “The consequences of conflict and climate change continue to push the world’s refugee crisis to previously...

Statement on World Oceans Day 2017

Statement | Thursday, 08 Jun 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on World Oceans Day: “Threats to our oceans are increasing due to the...

Statement on World Environment Day and Canadian Environment Week

Statement | Sunday, 04 Jun 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada recognizes World Environment Day and Canadian Environment Week: Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), said: “World...

Statement for National Tourism Week

Statement | Wednesday, 31 May 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement for National Tourism Week: “This week is an opportunity to highlight the...