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Green Party of Canada Statement on International Day for the Abolition of Slavery

Statement | Saturday, 02 Dec 2017
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada released the following statement in recognition of the International Day for the Abolition of Slavery: “It is greatly troubling to me that, according to the...

Statement on World AIDS Day and Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week

Statement | Friday, 01 Dec 2017
(OTTAWA)  – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement in recognition of World AIDS Day and the launch of Aboriginal AIDS Awareness Week, which takes place from December 1-6. “HIV/...

Statement on Holodomor Memorial Day 2017

Statement | Saturday, 25 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement to recognize Holodomor Memorial Day: “To commemorate this dark chapter in human history – which resulted in the deaths of up to...

Green Party of Canada Statement for Universal Children’s Day 2017

Statement | Monday, 20 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement recognizing Universal Children’s Day: “I am deeply concerned about the wellbeing of millions of children across the globe, from...

Statement on International Day for Tolerance 2017

Statement | Thursday, 16 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement to mark the International Day for Tolerance: “In an age of rising xenophobia, it is imperative that political leaders commit to...

Statement on Remembrance Day

Statement | Saturday, 11 Nov 2017
Statement on Remembrance Day (OTTAWA) November 11, 2017 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement: “Today, Canadians in towns...

Senate’s Indian Act amendments vastly reduce sex-based discrimination

Statement | Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – ”I’m pleased the Senate has put forward amendments that would improve sex-based discrimination in the Indian Act," said Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf...

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...