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Green Party


The following information is taken from the Green Party‘s website. The views expressed  are those of the Conservative Party of Canada and do not necessarily express those of the founders and contributors of


The Green Party of Canada continually strives to demonstrate the importance of our values by giving them practical expression in the organization and practices of the party.


Green values

Green Parties around the world share common values as expressed in the Charter of the Global Greens. The policies of the Green Party of Canada are based on six fundamental principles.


Leader: Elizabeth May

Elizabeth May was elected leader of the Green Party at the 2006 convention on August 25.


Federal Council

Council ensures that the decisions of the party are duly carried out.


Shadow Cabinet

The Green Party Shadow Cabinet is made up of experts in various policy areas.


Green Party Constitution

Adopted September 1988. Amended August 1996, August 1998, August 2000, August 2002, August 2004. Revised constitution and bylaws proposed by the Constitutional Review Committee and adopted by an 84% affirmative vote in a mail-in vote of all members on August 24, 2006.