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    Green Party Statement on National Indigenous Peoples Day

    Statement | Friday, 21 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA – National Indigenous Peoples Day provides an opportunity for Canadians to celebrate and learn more about the cultural diversity of the First Nations, Inuit, and Métis peoples. Green Party...

    Green Party Statement on World Refugee Day

    Statement | Wednesday, 19 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA – The theme of this year’s UN World Refugee Day: Global Compact on Refugees calls for investment in communities that host refugees to help ease the pressure on the host and to help refugees...

    Green Party Statement on World Oceans Day

    Statement | Saturday, 08 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA –  UN World Ocean Day this year focuses the world’s attention on two daunting challenges: gender equality and plastic pollution. Green Party Leader Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands)...

    Green Party Statement on World Environment Day

    Statement | Wednesday, 05 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA -- Since its inception in 1974, the UN World Environment Day has become a global platform for public outreach that is celebrated in over 100 countries. The goal of the initiative is to...

    Green Party Statement on Eid Al-Fitr

    Statement | Tuesday, 04 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA – The sighting of the new moon this evening ushers in the month of Shawwal and heralds the beginning of Eid Al-Fitr, the Muslim festival marking the end of the month-long observance of Ramadan...

    Green Party Statement for Canadian Environment Week

    Statement | Monday, 03 Jun 2019
    OTTAWA -- It’s Environment Week in Canada, a time when Canadians are encouraged to participate in environmental activities and discover ways in which they can become more actively involved in...