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Green Party of Canada Statement on World Soil Day 2017

Statement | Tuesday, 05 Dec 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement in recognition of World Soil Day 2017: “Our soil, which is among our most valuable resources, is being contaminated and eroded to...

Statement on International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Statement | Sunday, 03 Dec 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement in recognition of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities: “The obstacles to living an equal and dignified life in...

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. “...