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Statement on International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 2016

Statement | Friday, 25 Nov 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women: “As Canadians, we pride ourselves on the belief that all...

Statement on International Day of Tolerance 2016

Statement | Wednesday, 16 Nov 2016
(OTTAWA) November 16, 2016 - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement for International Day of Tolerance 2016: “Tolerance lies at the core of the Canadian and United Nations...

Statement on recent anti-Semitic vandalism in Ottawa

Statement | Tuesday, 15 Nov 2016
(OTTAWA) November 15, 2016 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) condemns in the strongest possible terms an act of hate-motivated vandalism against an...

Statement on Diwali and Bandi Chhor Divas 2016

Statement | Sunday, 30 Oct 2016
(OTTAWA) October 30, 2016 – The Green Party of Canada issued the following statement to mark the first day of Diwali, the Hindu festival of lights, as well as Bandi Chhor Divas, the Sikh Day of...

Statement on Yom Kippur 2016

Statement | Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016
(OTTAWA) October 11-12, 2016 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich–Gulf Islands) issued the following statement on the occasion of Yom Kippur: “Today at sundown marks the...

Statement on International Day of the Girl 2016

Statement | Tuesday, 11 Oct 2016
(OTTAWA) - Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following call to action regarding International Day of the Girl: “Developed nations have a...

Statement for Rosh Hashanah 2016

Statement | Sunday, 02 Oct 2016
(OTTAWA) October 2, 2016 – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement to mark the beginning of Rosh Hashanah: “At sundown tonight, Jewish Canadians mark the start of Rosh Hashanah,...

Statement for World Rivers Day 2016

Statement | Monday, 26 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on World Rivers Day 2016: “World Rivers Day is a celebration of the world's waterways and highlights the critical importance of...

Statement on International Day of Peace 2016

Statement | Wednesday, 21 Sep 2016
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on International Day of Peace: “The Green Party of Canada asks that Canadians pause to remember all those who participate on our...

Statement on Eid al-Adha

Statement | Monday, 12 Sep 2016
Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP for Saanich-Gulf Islands issued the following statement on Eid al-Adha: “Eid al-Adha, or the Feast of the Sacrifice, is a holy day for...