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Five-year anniversary of the Lac-Mégantic tragedy; Statement by Daniel Green, Deputy Leader of the Green Party of Canada

Statement | Friday, 06 Jul 2018
(LAC-MÉGANTIC)--I am writing these words in Lac-Mégantic, five years after the railway tragedy that killed 47 persons. The people of Lac-Mégantic are still trying to heal their wounds. We can imagine...

Statement for Canada Day 2018

Statement | Sunday, 01 Jul 2018
(OTTAWA) — Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada and MP (Saanich — Gulf Islands), issued the following statement in celebration of Canada Day: “Today we celebrate our beautiful country...

Statement on Canadian Multiculturalism Day 2018

Statement | Wednesday, 27 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement on Canadian Multiculturalism Day: “On Canadian Multiculturalism Day, we celebrate the diverse cultures that contribute to our...

The Green Party of Canada statement on Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day

Statement | Sunday, 24 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) — The Green Party of Canada wishes all Quebecers a happy Saint-Jean-Baptiste Day. Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada  (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), said: “I wish all Quebecers...

Statement for National Aboriginal Day 2018

Statement | Thursday, 21 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada issued the following statement for National Aboriginal Day: “National Aboriginal Day is an opportunity for all Canadians to recognize the important contributions...

Statement on World Refugee Day 2018

Statement | Tuesday, 19 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement for World Refugee Day: “The United Nations reports that of the 65 million people who have been forcibly displaced worldwide, 22.5...

Statement on World Oceans Day 2018

Statement | Friday, 08 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) – Elizabeth May, Leader of the Green Party of Canada (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released the following statement on World Oceans Day: “World Oceans Day is reminder of the pivotal role...

Statement on World Environment Day and Canadian Environment Week 2018

Statement | Tuesday, 05 Jun 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada recognizes World Environment Day and Canadian Environment Week. Green Party of Canada Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), said: “While we have made...

Statement on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia

Statement | Thursday, 17 May 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Leader of the Green Party of Canada, Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), released this statement on the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia: “It’s hard...

Green Party Statement on Ramadan

Statement | Tuesday, 15 May 2018
(OTTAWA) – The Green Party of Canada released the following statement to mark the beginning of Ramadan: “When the sun sets today Muslims across Canada begin the holy month of Ramadan, a time for...