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Green Parties thankful for Grace Islet purchase

For immediate release
January 15, 2015

VICTORIA – The BC Green Party and Green Party of Canada today expressed gratitude that the Province of British Columbia is partnering with local First Nations and the Nature Conservancy of Canada to preserve Grace Islet in Salt Spring Island’s Ganges Harbour.

[MEDIA RELEASE] Site C Decision a Lost Opportunity

December 16 2014
For Immediate Release

Victoria B.C. – Andrew Weaver, MLA for Oak Bay – Gordon Head and Deputy Leader of the B.C. Green Party is extremely disappointed with the announcement by the B.C. Government today to proceed with the construction of the proposed Site C dam.

[MEDIA RELEASE] B.C. Green Party applauds Adam Olsen’s oral testimony before Kinder Morgan hearings

​For immediate release
Wed. Nov. 26, 2014

VICTORIA B.C. – The B.C. Green Party applauds Adam Olsen’s oral testimony yesterday before the National Energy Board’s (NEB) hearings on the expansion of the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain pipeline. Olsen, who is currently serving as the Interim Leader of the B.C. Green Party, testified before the panel in his capacity as a member of the Tsartlip First Nation in the W̱SÁNEĆ (Saanich) territory.

[STATEMENT] B.C. Green Party on Remembrance Day 2014

For immediate release
Mon. Nov. 10, 2014

Interim leader Adam Olsen:
Sidney Cenotaph, Sidney, B.C.
Tues. Nov. 11, 11:00am

Deputy leader Andrew Weaver (MLA, Oak Bay-Gordon Head):
Oak Bay Cenotaph, Victoria, B.C.
Tues. Nov. 11, 10:55am

[STATEMENT] New Office of Shqwi qwal a positive step forward for B.C.

For immediate release
Oct. 30, 2014

VICTORIA B.C. – The B.C. Green Party welcomes the Government of British Columbia announcement of the formation of the Shqwi qwal (pronounced shh-qwee-qwal) for Indigenous Dialogue.

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