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Statement on Yom HaShoah

Statement | Sunday, 23 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on Yom HaShoah, also known as Holocaust Remembrance Day: “The lessons of the...

Statement on Earth Day 2017

Statement | Friday, 21 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on Earth Day 2017: “Last year, Earth Day marked the momentous occasion of the signing of the Paris Agreement, when Canada joined...

Statement for Easter 2017

Statement | Thursday, 13 Apr 2017
(OTTAWA) – As many Canadians gather this weekend for invaluable time with family and friends, the Green Party of Canada extends best wishes to everyone celebrating Easter. For Christians, Good Friday...

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...