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    Green Party Statement for Ramadan 2020

    Statement | Thursday, 23 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – The sighting of tonight’s crescent moon will usher in the holy month of Ramadan. For Muslims in Canada and around the world this is a sacred period of fasting, spiritual reflection, prayer...

    Climate Action - Earth Day 50 years on!

    Statement | Wednesday, 22 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA –  The 50th anniversary of Earth Day comes at a moment in history when the entire world is grappling with COVID-19. The terrible pandemic has underscored the interconnected nature of the earth...

    Green Party Statement for Vaisakhi 2020

    Statement | Monday, 13 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – The Green Party of Canada extends warm wishes to Sikh Canadians and Sikh communities around the world as they celebrate Vaisakhi to mark the beginning of the Sikh and Punjabi new year. Under...

    Celebrating Life Apart At Easter

    Statement | Sunday, 12 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – Easter will be very different for many Christians this year. They will not be gathering in churches or having large family get-togethers around the dining room table as physical distancing...

    Green Party Statement on Passover

    Statement | Wednesday, 08 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – At sundown this evening Jews in Canada and around the world begin the eight-day celebration of Passover, the festival of freedom. This special time commemorates the Israelites’ exodus from...

    Green Party Statement for UN World Health Day

    Statement | Tuesday, 07 Apr 2020
    OTTAWA – Since 1950, UN World Health Day has aimed to create awareness of a specific health theme to highlight a priority area of concern for the World Health Organization (WHO). Seventy years on, as...

    Green Party Statement on World Water Day

    Statement | Sunday, 22 Mar 2020
    OTTAWA  – As the world is fully engaged in responses to the global COVID-19 pandemic, we must not lose track of other key issues. The theme of the 2020 United Nations World Water Day is: Water and...

    Green Party Statement for International Women’s Day

    Statement | Sunday, 08 Mar 2020
    OTTAWA – The theme of the 2020 International Women’s Day is Each for Equal – an equal world is an enabled world. While progress has been made on gender equality in Canada, there is still much work to...