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Green Party of Canada Statement for Universal Children’s Day 2017

Statement | Monday, 20 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement recognizing Universal Children’s Day: “I am deeply concerned about the wellbeing of millions of children across the globe, from...

COP23 wraps up – without triumph or disaster

Blog | Monday, 20 Nov 2017
Late Sunday afternoon at Heathrow and changing planes en route home. I really should have written the wrap up blog on Saturday, but my mind played tricks on me.  I felt as though I had written it...

Green Party of Canada celebrates 30th anniversary of Montreal Protocol, draws lessons learnt

Media Release | Monday, 20 Nov 2017
(MONTREAL) – Thirty years ago, with Canadian leadership, the nations of the world came together to ban production of the chemicals CFCs and HFCs under the Montreal Protocol. This action prevented...

Friday in Bonn – Not over yet…

Blog | Friday, 17 Nov 2017
It’s Friday in Bonn at COP23 and negotiations continue in back rooms to resolve issues of long-term financing and details of various funds to assist developing countries. Still, within a few hours,...

Advisory: Green Party leaders celebrate Montreal Protocol on 30th anniversary

Media Advisory | Friday, 17 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) - Advisory: Green Party leaders celebrate Montreal Protocol on 30th anniversary Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands) and Daniel Green, Deputy Leader...

Statement on International Day for Tolerance 2017

Statement | Thursday, 16 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) - The Green Party of Canada released the following statement to mark the International Day for Tolerance: “In an age of rising xenophobia, it is imperative that political leaders commit to...

COP23 Blog - Negotiations Continue

Blog | Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017
Every Conference of the Parties has a very similar schedule of work over a two week period.  Some have more work, more pressure and tougher issues to negotiate, but the pattern largely remains the...

Advisory: Elizabeth May attends Global Greens Press Conference: Global Party leadership for achieving global climate goals

Media Advisory | Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) - Advisory: Elizabeth May attends Global Greens Press Conference: Global Party leadership for achieving global climate goals What – Press conference by the Green Party leaders from across...

COP23 – Climate action as a technical slow motion process

Blog | Tuesday, 14 Nov 2017
This is an in between sort of COP.  I have said for years that there are “good cops and bad cops.”  This one is a pun waiting to happen, taken from the great Quebecois film “Bon Cop; Bad Cop.” This...

Statement on Remembrance Day

Statement | Saturday, 11 Nov 2017
Statement on Remembrance Day (OTTAWA) November 11, 2017 – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement: “Today, Canadians in towns...