According to Elections Canada the North Okanagan-Shuswap is an “Electoral District” and we are an “Electoral District Association” or “EDA” for short.
Our purpose is to:
– Promote green values
– Foster awareness of the green party platform
– And prepare for all federal elections
In general, we want to make the world a better place and we do that by working together, locally. So have a look around and if you like what you see, please join us.
North Okanagan-Shuswap Federal Green Party Association is a subsection of the Green Party of Canada, and is bound by the constitution and bylaws of the Party.
The Association is formed pursuant to the provisions of the Canada Elections Act. The boundaries of the Association are the boundaries of the Electoral District of North Okanagan-Shuswap, as those boundaries are set from time to time by the Government of Canada.
All members in good standing of the Party residing within the boundaries of the District of Nort Okanagan-Shuswap are members of the Association. Only members of the Association are entitled to vote at meetings of the Association.
The Association shall hold an annual general meeting (“AGM”) once per calendar year and not more than fifteen months following the previous AGM. The business of the AGM includes the election of the Executive of the Association. The Executive shall be the governing body of the Association between general meetings.
The Association also holds a nomination meeting to select a candidate for the Party in the Electoral District.
The Association plays an active role in the community, promoting green values and fostering an awareness of the green party platform.