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    August 6th is Hiroshima Day

    Statement | Tuesday, 06 Aug 2013
    OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada commemorates today the 68th anniversary of the world’s first atomic bomb attack. The city of Hiroshima, Japan, was bombed on Augusts 6th, 1945. “Now is the time to...

    Greens Mark UN World Refugee Day

    Statement | Thursday, 20 Jun 2013
    It should not come as a surprise that the focus for this year’s UN World Refugee Day, established in 2000 to raise awareness about the plight of refugees, is on the impact of war on families.  The...

    Threats to Oceans Growing “As Never Before”

    Statement | Friday, 07 Jun 2013
    Today is World Oceans Day.  As Green Party Leader Elizabeth May wrote in Embassy News recently, it is “a rare time when we actually turn our attention to the source of life on earth.  As terrestrial...

    UN World Environment Day More Relevant Than Ever

    Statement | Wednesday, 05 Jun 2013
    The Green Party of Canada celebrates the UN’s World Environment Day (WED) today along with nations and citizens around the globe.  Founded in 1972, this annual event is designed to promote positive...

    Green Party Marks International Day for Biodiversity

    Statement | Wednesday, 22 May 2013
    The Green Party today celebrates the UN International Day for Biodiversity (IDB), designed to promote and protect the diversity of our ecosystems, species, genes, even our landscape. The IDB was...