Climate change a serious threat to international stability, says Green Party
October 11, 2019 - OTTAWA — The security and defence of the nation is a fundamental responsibility of any sovereign government. Not since the end of the Cold War has global security seemed so precarious. Climate change is a major contributor to increased global instability and has been identified by security analysts as a major threat multiplier.
Green Party statement on recent developments in north-east Syria
October 11, 2019 - OTTAWA — The Green Party of Canada is increasingly alarmed by Turkish military actions in north-east Syria. Earlier this week, Turkish forces launched a cross-border offensive on Kurdish-held areas of northern Syria with the stated intention of creating a so-called “safe zone”.
Green Party calls on Liberals to walk away from Mercosur until Brazil takes action on Amazon fires
August 28, 2019 - OTTAWA — The Green Party says the Liberal government should suspend trade talks with Brazil and three other South American countries until Brazil makes a serious commitment to protecting the Amazon rainforest, large areas of which are now on fire.
Green Party concerned over rising tensions in Jammu and Kashmir
September 28, 2019 - OTTAWA — The Green Party of Canada has been following the situation in Jammu and Kashmir (J & K) with increasing concern. In early August, the government of India revoked the special constitutional status of J & K.
Climate Statement by Annamie Paul
September 23, 2019 - TORONTO — This week, citizens in over 150 countries have joined the historic Global Climate Strike to demand immediate action on the Climate Emergency. I stand firmly with the young people leading this movement, and will be joining them in Toronto this Friday.
Statement on developments in Hong Kong
August 30, 2019 - OTTAWA — The Green Party of Canada is alarmed by the latest developments in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Hong Kong SAR), including reports of the arrest and charging of prominent activists and the blocking of planned peaceful demonstrations.
Greens appoint new International Affairs Critic
August 21, 2019 - OTTAWA — The Leader of the Green Party, Elizabeth May (MP, Saanich-Gulf Islands), has named Annamie Paul (Toronto Centre) as critic for International Affairs in her Shadow Cabinet. The Shadow Cabinet develops party positions based on policies adopted by Green Party membership.
Green Party condemns Hong Kong violence
August 21, 2019 - OTTAWA — The Green Party of Canada is increasingly concerned about the rising levels of violence related to demonstrations in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (Hong Kong SAR)