Media releases

Birth Alerts discontinued in BC

VICTORIA, B.C. – Today, the Ministry of Children and Family Development (MCFD) announced it will stop using birth alerts, a practice described by the National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls’ final report as “racist and discriminatory and a gross violation of the rights of the child, the mother, and the community.”

BC’s greenhouse gas emissions continue to climb

VICTORIA, B.C. - At a time when citizens are calling on their governments to ambitiously decarbonize - and every international panel has stated doing so is the only way to meet our agreed upon international climate targets- the provincial government’s recently released greenhouse gas data shows that BC, as of 2017, has failed to correct its emissions trajectory.

BC Green caucus celebrates equitable access to menstrual products for students

VICTORIA, B.C. – Today the BC Green caucus is celebrating the official launch of the Greater Victoria School District’s initiative to provide free access to menstrual products for its students.

Trans Mountain pipeline faces six legal challenges; court rejects all environmental appeals

VICTORIA, B.C. – The Federal Court of Appeal ruled today to allow six of the twelve legal challenges against the Trans Mountain pipeline to proceed. These challenges are limited to the adequacy of the consultation with Indigenous Peoples and related issues.

B.C. Green Party announces new Executive Director

VICTORIA B.C. – The B.C. Green Party announced today that it has hired Andrew Brown, MSW RSW, a former Executive Director of the British Columbia Association of Social Workers and The Pacific Social Work Foundation.

Donate Get Involved