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    Green Party Statement on UN World Press Freedom Day

    Statement | Sunday, 03 May 2020
    OTTAWA  – The theme for World Press Freedom Day this year is “Journalism without Fear or Favour”.  In an increasingly complex media landscape, the United Nations and UNESCO underscore the importance...

    Green Party Statement on International Workers’ Day

    Statement | Friday, 01 May 2020
    OTTAWA  – International Workers’ Day, known internationally as Labour Day and May Day is celebrated by workers around the world to honour the contribution that workers make to society. The COVID-19...

    Green Party Statement for Ramadan 2020

    Statement | Thursday, 23 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – The sighting of tonight’s crescent moon will usher in the holy month of Ramadan. For Muslims in Canada and around the world this is a sacred period of fasting, spiritual reflection, prayer...

    Climate Action - Earth Day 50 years on!

    Statement | Wednesday, 22 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA –  The 50th anniversary of Earth Day comes at a moment in history when the entire world is grappling with COVID-19. The terrible pandemic has underscored the interconnected nature of the earth...

    Green Party Statement for Vaisakhi 2020

    Statement | Monday, 13 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada extends warm wishes to Sikh Canadians and Sikh communities around the world as they celebrate Vaisakhi to mark the beginning of the Sikh and Punjabi new year. Under...

    Celebrating Life Apart At Easter

    Statement | Sunday, 12 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – Easter will be very different for many Christians this year. They will not be gathering in churches or having large family get-togethers around the dining room table as physical distancing...

    Green Party Statement on Passover

    Statement | Wednesday, 08 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – At sundown this evening Jews in Canada and around the world begin the eight-day celebration of Passover, the festival of freedom. This special time commemorates the Israelites’ exodus from...