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    Statement on Vesak Day 2017

    Statement | Tuesday, 09 May 2017
    (OTTAWA) – Vesak Day is the most sacred day to millions of Buddhists around the world to remember the birth, enlightenment and death of Gautama Buddha – the founder of Buddhism. “The Buddha’s life...

    Statement on National Day of Mourning 2017

    Statement | Friday, 28 Apr 2017
    (OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on the National Day of Mourning: “Every year on April 28, flags on...

    Statement on National Volunteer Week

    Statement | Monday, 24 Apr 2017
    (OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), issued the following statement during National Volunteer Week: “National Volunteer Week is a time to...

    Statement on Yom HaShoah

    Statement | Sunday, 23 Apr 2017
    (OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on Yom HaShoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day: “The lessons of the...

    Statement on Earth Day 2017

    Statement | Friday, 21 Apr 2017
    (OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on Earth Day 2017: “Last year, Earth Day marked the momentous occasion of the signing of the Paris Agreement, when Canada joined...

    Statement for Easter 2017

    Statement | Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
    (OTTAWA) – As many Canadians gather this weekend for invaluable time with family and friends, the Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to everyone celebrating Easter. For Christians, Good Friday...

    Statement for Vaisakhi 2017

    Statement | Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
    (OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to all Sikh-Canadians for a peaceful and joyous Vaisakhi. Vaisakhi celebrates the creation of the Khalsa by Guru Gobind Singh Ji, and is also...

    Statement on Passover 2017

    Statement | Monday, 10 Apr 2017
    (OTTAWA) April 10, 2017 – The Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to everyone recognizing Passover, which begins at sundown. Passover commemorates liberation from oppression, and is a time for...

    Statement for World Autism Awareness Day 2017

    Statement | Sunday, 02 Apr 2017
    (OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), said: ”Each April 2nd, the international autism community comes together to recognize the UN-sanctioned World...