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    Green Party Statement on World Environment Day

    Statement | Wednesday, 05 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA -- Since its inception in 1974, the UN World Environment Day has become a global platform for public outreach that is celebrated in over 100 countries. The goal of the initiative is to...

    Green Party Statement on Eid Al-Fitr

    Statement | Tuesday, 04 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA – The sighting of the new moon this evening ushers in the month of Shawwal and heralds the beginning of Eid Al-Fitr, the Muslim festival marking the end of the month-long observance of Ramadan...

    Green Party Statement for Canadian Environment Week

    Statement | Monday, 03 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA -- It’s Environment Week in Canada, a time when Canadians are encouraged to participate in environmental activities and discover ways in which they can become more actively involved in...

    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...