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    Greens celebrate Haida Gwaii marine protected area

    Statement | Thursday, 10 Jun 2010
    OTTAWA -- The news of the new Haida Gwaii marine protected area was greeted with celebratory joy within the Green Party of Canada.  The new area protects 3500 square kilometres of the Hecate Strait...

    Jacques Rivard Steps Down as Deputy Leader

    Statement | Monday, 07 Jun 2010
    OTTAWA – As Leader of the Green Party of Canada, I regret to announce that Jacques Rivard has decided to step down as my Deputy Leader. In his time as Deputy, Jacques brought tremendous energy and...

    National Volunteer Week, from April 18-24

    Statement | Thursday, 22 Apr 2010
    OTTAWA - The Green Party is pleased and proud to celebrate the incredible achievements of our grassroots volunteers.  We thank each and every one of you for your efforts, in whatever form, that help...

    Holocaust Remembrance Day

    Statement | Monday, 12 Apr 2010
    OTTAWA -- Today marks Yom Hashoah U'Mered HaGetaot, Holocaust Remembrance Day, when we honour the six million Jews who were murdered by the Nazi regime.  It has been 65 years since the end of World...

    30 year anniversary of Terry Fox's run

    Statement | Monday, 12 Apr 2010
    OTTAWA -- Today marks the 30th anniversary of Terry Fox’s remarkable attempt to run across Canada raising money for cancer research.  This 22-year old one-legged hero ran an average of 42 km every...

    Condolences to the Polish People

    Statement | Saturday, 10 Apr 2010
    OTTAWA -- The Green Party of Canada expresses its deep sympathy for Poland after the sudden death of President Lech Kaczynski, his wife Maria, Franciszek Gagor, Slawomir Skrzypek, Deputy Foreign...

    Green Party of Canada Wish Olympic Athletes Success

    Statement | Friday, 12 Feb 2010
    OTTAWA -- The Green Party of Canada wishes all of our Olympic athletes the best of luck in upcoming weeks.  We salute the hard work and dedication that has resulted in the dream of competing in the...

    Greens Wish Jack Layton a Speedy Recovery

    Statement | Friday, 05 Feb 2010
    The Green Party of Canada wishes Jack Layton a full and speedy recovery from prostate cancer.  “Jack has immense strength and I am sure he will emerge from this latest battle with his usual fighting...