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Auditors General report confirms Canada is falling behind on climate change action, but makes false assumption about Paris target

Media Release | Tuesday, 27 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — The report on climate change action released earlier today by nine provincial auditors general and the federal auditor general confirms the Green Party of Canada’s fears — that Canada is...

Non-violent civil disobedience is not the easy choice -- but it’s the right one, says Elizabeth May

Media Release | Friday, 23 Mar 2018
(BURNABY) -- Green Party leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), arrested this morning at the Burnaby Mountain worksite of the Kinder Morgan pipeline project, is promising to stand firm with...

Green Party of Canada Statement on the Journée internationale de la Francophonie

Statement | Tuesday, 20 Mar 2018
(MONTREAL) — On this day of celebration of La Francophonie, the Green Party of Canada offers our support for the international influence of our common francophone culture. We consider the advancement...

Veteran broadcaster Jo-Ann Roberts is new Deputy Leader of the Green Party

Media Release | Monday, 19 Mar 2018
(HALIFAX) — Green Party of Canada leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) today announced the appointment of veteran journalist and broadcaster Jo-Ann Roberts as the party’s Deputy Leader. Ms...

Green Party Leader Elizabeth May to make special announcement at Halifax Press Conference

Media Advisory | Friday, 16 Mar 2018
The leader of the Green Party of Canada, Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) is holding a press conference in Halifax to make a major announcement. When:   9:30 a.m. Monday, March 19Where: ...

May to Scheer: Tell your senators to stop blocking end to whale captivity

Media Release | Friday, 16 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May is calling on her Conservative counterpart, Andrew Scheer, to stand up to his own senators and order them to stop obstructing legislation that...

Letter to Andrew Scheer RE: Obstruction of S-203 in the Senate

Blog | Thursday, 15 Mar 2018
Dear Mr. Scheer, I am writing to ask you to end the Conservative senators’ obstruction of Bill S-203, the Ending the Captivity of Whales and Dolphins Act. Their procedural delay of this legislation...

Gulf Islanders share grain farmers’ frustration over rail system failure, says Elizabeth May

Media Release | Thursday, 15 Mar 2018
(SIDNEY, B.C.) — Residents of B.C.’s Gulf Islands have something in common with Canada’s prairie grain farmers -- growing frustration over the the continuing failure of Canada’s rail freight system...

International Women’s Day a time for celebration and solidarity

Media Release | Thursday, 08 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada is excited to join with Canadians from across the country in celebrating International Women’s Day 2018. “On International Women’s Day, we come together to...

Green Party applauds EU Court’s ruling against Trade dispute settlement mechanism

Media Release | Wednesday, 07 Mar 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada welcomes yesterday’s ruling by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) that the Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS) clauses in the Netherlands-Slovakia...