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Statement for Vaisakhi 2017

Statement | Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to all Sikh-Canadians for a peaceful and joyous Vaisakhi. Vaisakhi celebrates the creation of the Khalsa by Guru Gobind Singh Ji, and is also...

Statement on Passover 2017

Statement | Monday, 10 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) April 10, 2017 – The Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to everyone recognizing Passover, which begins at sundown. Passover commemorates liberation from oppression, and is a time for...

Statement for World Autism Awareness Day 2017

Statement | Sunday, 02 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), said: ”Each April 2nd, the international autism community comes together to recognize the UN-sanctioned World...

Statement for Earth Hour 2017

Statement | Saturday, 25 Mar 2017
Statement for Earth Hour 2017 (OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement to mark Earth Hour: “Earth Hour reminds us that as individuals coming together, we can have a...

Statement on World Water Day 2017

Statement | Wednesday, 22 Mar 2017
(OTTAWA) – ”On World Water Day, we call on the Trudeau administration to take action on the deplorable condition of many First Nations wastewater and water filtration systems,” said Elizabeth May,...

Statement on International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination

Statement | Tuesday, 21 Mar 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada believes Canada is strongest when it is inclusive, united and free from all forms of racial discrimination. “With the increasingly toxic politics emanating from a...

Statement for Journée internationale de la Francophonie

Statement | Monday, 20 Mar 2017
(OTTAWA) - On International Francophonie Day, the Green Party of Canada is highlighting the importance of the French language in Canada and around the world. Great protectors and promoters of the...

Statement on Commonwealth Day

Statement | Monday, 13 Mar 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement: “As a constitutional monarchy, our system of government acknowledges her...

Statement on International Women’s Day 2017

Statement | Wednesday, 08 Mar 2017
(OTTAWA) – Today, during International Women’s Day, the Green Party of Canada joins Canadians as they celebrate the achievements of women, while recognizing the challenges that lie ahead: “As we...

Statement for National Flag Day 2017

Statement | Wednesday, 15 Feb 2017
(OTTAWA) – Today, the Green Party of Canada joins all Canadians in celebrating the anniversary of our national flag: “It’s been 52 years since the modern Canadian flag was first raised on Parliament...