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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...

Advisory: Elizabeth May attends COP 23 UN Climate Change conference (with itinerary)

Media Advisory | Thursday, 09 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), attends the 23rd annual Conference of the Parties (COP) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate...

Senate’s Indian Act amendments vastly reduce sex-based discrimination

Statement | Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – ”I’m pleased the Senate has put forward amendments that would improve sex-based discrimination in the Indian Act," said Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf...

Green Party of Canada congratulates Romy Tittel on Green Party of Alberta leadership

Media Release | Wednesday, 08 Nov 2017
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada congratulates Romy Tittel on her successful bid to become leader of the Green Party of Alberta. Ms. Tittel previously ran as a federal Green candidate, and has...