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Statement on Labour Day 2016

Statement | Monday, 05 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement for Labour Day 2016: “Today, the Green Party of Canada celebrates the accomplishments of the Canadian labour movement, and notes...

Statement by Elizabeth May on the Passing of the Honourable Mauril Bélanger

Statement | Wednesday, 17 Aug 2016
On behalf of the Green Party, I want to extend my deepest sympathies to the family of Mauril Bélanger. Mauril was a dedicated parliamentarian and a dear friend. He was incredibly brave in the face of...

Statement on reported terrorist attack in Nice, France

Statement | Thursday, 14 Jul 2016
(OTTAWA) July 14, 2016 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), issued the following statement on the reported terrorist attack in Nice, France, on Bastille...

Statement on murder of Hallel Yaffa Ariel

Statement | Friday, 01 Jul 2016
(OTTAWA) July 1, 2016 - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement following reports of the murder of Hallel Yaffa Ariel: "On...

Statement on Canada Day 2016

Statement | Friday, 01 Jul 2016
The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on Canada Day 2016: “On Canada Day, we take pause to appreciate our incredible, diverse and thriving country,” said Elizabeth May, Leader of...

Statement on Canadian Multiculturalism Day 2016

Statement | Monday, 27 Jun 2016
(OTTAWA) June 27, 2016 – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on Canadian Multiculturalism Day: “Today we celebrate the many diverse cultures that make up our great country,”...

Statement on Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day

Statement | Friday, 24 Jun 2016
Montréal, June 24, 2016 — The Green Party of Canada wishes all Quebecers a very happy Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day. June 24 is not just a feast; it’s also a celebration of Quebec, a chamption of...

Statement for National Aboriginal Day 2016

Statement | Tuesday, 21 Jun 2016
(OTTAWA) June 21, 2016 – The Green Party of Canada issued the following statement for National Aboriginal Day: “Today, on the 20th anniversary of National Aboriginal Day, all Canadians have an...

Statement on World Refugee Day 2016

Statement | Monday, 20 Jun 2016
(OTTAWA) June 20, 2016 – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on World Refugee Day: “World Refugee Day is a reminder of the 60 million people that the United Nations estimates...

Statement on World Oceans Day 2016

Statement | Wednesday, 08 Jun 2016
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on World Oceans Day 2016: "When I first started celebrating World Oceans Day, my focus was on stopping over-fishing, protecting...