Media releases

Weaver extends best wishes for Rosh Hashanah

VICTORIA B.C. – Andrew Weaver, leader of the B.C. Green Party, released the following statement of best wishes to those celebrating Rosh Hashanah which begins tonight at sundown.

B.C. NDP government empowered to revisit Trans Mountain pipeline conditions

VICTORIA, B.C. – Today’s B.C. Court of Appeal’s unanimous ruling that the NDP government must reconsider the conditions of the environmental assessment certificate allowing the expansion of the Trans Mountain pipeline opens a path for additional environmental protections.

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.

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