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    Green Party Statement on Ramadan

    Statement | Sunday, 05 May 2019
    OTTAWA -- The sighting of the new moon this evening will herald the beginning of Ramadan, a sacred observance that will continue for 30 days, ending at sundown on June 4 with the celebration of Eid...

    Statement on UN World Press Freedom Day

    Statement | Friday, 03 May 2019
    OTTAWA --  It’s been a deadly year for journalists. The Committee to Protect Journalists reports that 58 journalists died on assignment, and 37 of those were murdered. The brutal murder of Washington...

    Green Party of Canada statement for Earth Day

    Statement | Monday, 22 Apr 2019
    OTTAWA -- The first Earth Day, celebrated on April 22, 1970, is widely credited with launching the global environmental movement. Nearly 50 years later, we face a global climate emergency and species...

    Green Party Statement on Passover 2019

    Statement | Friday, 19 Apr 2019
    OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada extends wishes for “Chag Pesach sameach!” / “Happy Passover!” to those celebrating the eight-day festival beginning at sunset. Passover commemorates the deliverance...

    Green Party Statement on Easter 2019

    Statement | Friday, 19 Apr 2019
    OTTAWA -- The Green Party of Canada extends good wishes for Easter. On Good Friday, Christians around the world mourn the death of Jesus Christ, reflect on the meaning of his death and passion and...

    Green Party Statement for Vaisakhi 2019

    Statement | Friday, 12 Apr 2019
    OTTAWA -- The Green Party of Canada would like to extend warm wishes to all Sikh-Canadians for a peaceful and joyous Vaisakhi. The celebration of Vaisakhi commemorates the creation of the Khalsa by...

    Green Party of Canada Statement on UN World Health Day

    Statement | Friday, 05 Apr 2019
    OTTAWA – “Health care should never be taken for granted,” said Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands). “The Green Party was the first party to call for Pharmacare and continues...

    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...

    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. “...