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David Chernushenko at the June 21, 2006, leadership debate of the Green Party of Canada.
David Chernushenko at the June 21, 2006, leadership debate of the Green Party of Canada.

David Chernushenko (b. June 1963, Calgary, Alberta) is a businessman, politician and environmentalist in Ontario, Canada. He currently serves as Senior Deputy to the Leader of the Green Party of Canada. Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 536 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (572 × 640 pixel, file size: 83 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): David Chernushenko User:GrantNeufeld/Gallery Green... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 536 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (572 × 640 pixel, file size: 83 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): David Chernushenko User:GrantNeufeld/Gallery Green... The Green Party of Canada is a Canadian federal political party founded in 1983. ... June is the sixth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar, with a length of 30 days. ... 1963 (MCMLXIII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (the link is to a full 1963 calendar). ... Calgary is a city in the province of Alberta, Canada. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Official languages English Government - Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman - Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Federal representation in Canadian Parliament - House seats 106 - Senate seats 24 Confederation July 1, 1867 (1st) Area Ranked 4th... The Green Party of Canada is a Canadian federal political party founded in 1983. ...


A graduate of Queen's University (political science) and alumnus of Cambridge University (international relations), Chernushenko has worked for CIDA, DFAIT and the United Nations Environment Programme.[1] He has served on committees and boards of local housing and environment groups, schools and health advisory bodies. [2] Queens University, or simply Queens, is a coeducational, nonsectarian university located in Kingston, Ontario, Canada, on the edge of Lake Ontario. ... The University of Cambridge (often Cambridge University), located in Cambridge, England, is the second-oldest university in the English-speaking world and has a reputation as one of the worlds most prestigious universities. ... The Canadian International Development Agency is a Canadian government agency which adminsters foreign aid programs in developing countries. ... The Canadian Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade (DFAIT) was among the most powerful departments of the Government of Canada. ... The foundation of the U.N. The United Nations (UN) is an international organization whose stated aims are to facilitate co-operation in international law, international security, economic development, social progress and human rights issues. ...


As of 2006, Chernushenko owns and operates Green & Gold Inc., a consulting firm that specializes in recommending ways to increase efficiency and reduce the negative environmental and social impacts of athletic events and facilities. He is co-founder Clean Air Champions, an advocacy group consisting primarily of athletes working to improve air quality in Canada.


He was the Green Party candidate for Ottawa Centre in the 2004 federal election. He finished fourth with 4,730 votes (8%), receiving more votes than any other Green candidate in Ottawa. He also ran in the 2003 provincial election, receiving 1,741 votes in Ottawa South. Ottawa Centre is an urban federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1968, and in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario since 1968. ... The Canadian federal election, 2004 (more formally, the 38th general election), was held on June 28, 2004 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons. ... Map of Ontarios ridings and their popular vote for their party elected The Ontario Legislature after the 2003 election. ... Ottawa South (fr. ...


Chernushenko ran again in Ottawa Centre in the 2006 federal election and again came fourth, losing to Paul Dewar from the New Democratic Party (NDP). Chernushenko received 6,766 votes (10.2%), the highest vote count of any Green Party candidate in the 2006 election. He passed the 10% threshold, thus becoming eligible for partial government reimbursement of campaign expenditures. Rendition of party representation in the 39th Canadian parliament decided by this election. ... Paul W. Dewar (born January 25, 1963 in Ottawa, Ontario) is a Canadian NDP Member of Parliament, teacher and former elected representative of the Ottawa Carleton Elementary School Teachers Federation. ... The New Democratic Party (NDP; Nouveau Parti démocratique in French) is a political party in Canada with a progressive social democratic philosophy that contests elections at both the federal and provincial levels. ...


The fourth-place finish came despite Green Party claims they could win Ottawa Centre [3]. Chernushenko was endorsed by the Ottawa Citizen newspaper in 2004 and 2006. [4]


On November 10, 2006, Prime Minister Stephen Harper appointed Chernushenko as a member the National Roundtable on Environment and the Economy, a panel that advises Ottawa on environmental policy. Stephen Joseph Harper (born April 30, 1959) is the 22nd and current Prime Minister of Canada and leader of the Conservative Party of Canada. ...

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Leadership bid

On March 30, 2006, Chernushenko announced his bid for the leadership of the Green Party of Canada. [5] He was seen as a party insider,[citation needed] close to the positions of previous leader Jim Harris, in contrast to Elizabeth May, who was seen as more of a traditional activist. He received 33.38% of the votes in the election, losing to May. [6] March 30 is the 89th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (90th in leap years). ... For the Manfred Mann album, see 2006 (album). ... On March 29, 2006 it was announced, in accordance with the Green Party of Canada constitution that there would be a leadership contest held August 24-27, 2006 in Ottawa. ... This article is about the leader of the Green Party of Canada. ...


Works

Chernushenko, David; Anna Van der Kamp (2001). Sustainable Sport Management: Running an Environmentally, Socially and Economically Responsible Organization. United Nations Environment Programme. ISBN 92-807-2072-4. 


Chernushenko, David (1994). Greening our games : running sports events and facilities that won't cost the Earth. Ottawa: Centurion Publishing & Marketing. ISBN 0-9697571-5-8.  Motto: Advance Ottawa/Ottawa en avant Location of the City of Ottawa in the Province of Ontario Coordinates: Country Canada Province Ontario Established 1850 as Town of Bytown Incorporated 1855 as City of Ottawa Amalgamated January 1, 2001 Government  - Mayor Larry OBrien  - City Council Ottawa City Council  - Representatives 8...


References

  1. ^ Chernushenko, David; Anna van der Kamp (2001). Sustainable Sport Management: Running an Environmentally, Socially and Economically Responsible Organization. United Nations Environment Programme. ISBN 92-807-2072-4. 
  2. ^ My Walk. Ottawa Greens.
  3. ^ "Greens confident party has a chance at seat", Canadian Press article, January 20, 2006
  4. ^ Chernushenko, again. Ottawa Citizen (January 20, 2006).
  5. ^ Chernushenko announces Green Party leadership bid. CBC Ottawa (March 30, 2006).
  6. ^ Renegotiate NAFTA, new Green party leader says. CBC News (August 26, 2006).

Anna van der Kamp (born June 19, 1972 in Abbotsford, British Columbia) is a former rower from Canada, who won the silver medal in the Womens Eights at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia. ... January 20 is the 20th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ...

Electoral record

Canadian federal election, 2006: Ottawa Centre
Candidate Paul Dewar Richard Mahoney Keith Fountain David Chernushenko John Akpata Anwar Syed Stuart Ryan Christian Legeais
Party New Democrat Liberal Conservative Green Marijuana Independent Communist Marxist-
Leninist
Votes 24,611 19,458 15,126 6,766 386 121 102 68
% 36.9 29.2 22.7 10.2 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.1
+/- -4.2 -1.9 +3.7 +2.7 -0.1 - +0.1 0.0
Residence
Expenditures $77,670 $83,212 $60,610 $31,559 $0 $13 $987 $0
Canadian federal election, 2004
Party Candidate Votes: Ottawa Centre
     New Democrat Ed Broadbent 25,734
     Liberal Richard Mahoney 19,478
     Conservative Mike Murphy 11,933
     Green David Chernushenko 4,730
     Marijuana Michael Foster 455
     Independent Robert Gauthier 121
     Communist Stuart Ryan 90
     Canadian Action Carla Marie Dancey 76
     Marxist-Leninist Louis Lang 67
Ontario general election, 2003: Ottawa South
Party Candidate Votes % ±%
     Liberal Dalton McGuinty 24,647 51.7 +2.1
     Progressive Conservative Richard Raymond 16,413 34.4 -5.8
     New Democratic Party James McLaren 4,306 9.0 +3.2
     Green David Chernushenko 1,741 3.7 +2.1
     Family Coalition John Pacheco 562 1.2
Total 47,669

Rendition of party representation in the 39th Canadian parliament decided by this election. ... Ottawa Centre is an urban federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1968, and in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario since 1968. ... Paul W. Dewar (born January 25, 1963 in Ottawa, Ontario) is a Canadian NDP Member of Parliament, teacher and former elected representative of the Ottawa Carleton Elementary School Teachers Federation. ... Richard Mahoneys 2004 campaign photo Richard J. Mahoney (pronounced MAhenny) is a Canadian lawyer, lobbyist and political candidate. ... Keith A. Fountain is the Conservative candidate in the riding of Ottawa Centre in the 2006 Canadian election. ... The Communist Party of Canada - Ontario ran six candidates in the 2003 Ontario provincial election. ... The New Democratic Party (NDP; Nouveau Parti démocratique in French) is a political party in Canada with a progressive social democratic philosophy that contests elections at both the federal and provincial levels. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: ), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party. ... The Conservative Party of Canada (French: Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a conservative political party in Canada, formed by the merger of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 2003. ... The Green Party of Canada is a Canadian federal political party founded in 1983. ... The Marijuana Party is a Canadian federal political party that aims to end prohibition of cannabis. ... The Communist Party of Canada is a communist political party in Canada. ... The Communist Party of Canada (Marxist-Leninist) (CPC-ML) is a Canadian federal Marxist-Leninist political party. ... The Canadian federal election, 2004 (more formally, the 38th general election), was held on June 28, 2004 to elect members of the Canadian House of Commons. ... Ottawa Centre is an urban federal and provincial electoral district in Ontario, Canada that has been represented in the Canadian House of Commons since 1968, and in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario since 1968. ... The New Democratic Party (NDP; Nouveau Parti démocratique in French) is a political party in Canada with a progressive social democratic philosophy that contests elections at both the federal and provincial levels. ... John Edward Ed Broadbent, PC, CC, Ph. ... The Liberal Party of Canada (French: ), colloquially known as the Grits (originally Clear Grits), is a Canadian federal political party. ... Richard Mahoneys 2004 campaign photo Richard J. Mahoney (pronounced MAhenny) is a Canadian lawyer, lobbyist and political candidate. ... The Conservative Party of Canada (French: Parti conservateur du Canada), colloquially known as the Tories, is a conservative political party in Canada, formed by the merger of the Canadian Alliance and the Progressive Conservative Party of Canada in December 2003. ... The Green Party of Canada is a Canadian federal political party founded in 1983. ... The Marijuana Party is a Canadian federal political party that aims to end prohibition of cannabis. ... The Communist Party of Canada is a communist political party in Canada. ... The Canadian Action Party (CAP) is a Canadian federal political party founded in 1997. ... Wikipedia does not have an article with this exact name. ... Map of Ontarios ridings and their popular vote for their party elected The Ontario Legislature after the 2003 election. ... The Ontario Liberal Party is a center-right provincial political party in the province of Ontario, Canada. ... Dalton James Patrick McGuinty Jr. ... The Ontario Progressive Conservative Party (PC Party of Ontario, also known as Tories) is a right-of-centre political party in Ontario, Canada. ... The Progressive Conservative Party of Ontario is a political party in Ontario, Canada. ... The Ontario New Democratic Party (formerly known as the Co-operative Commonwealth Federation, Ontario Section) is a social democratic political party in Ontario, Canada. ... The New Democratic Party of Ontario is one of three major political parties in Ontario, Canada. ... The Green Party of Ontario contests provincial elections in Ontario, Canada. ... The Family Coalition Party is a minor political party in Ontario, Canada that was founded in 1987 with a social conservative platform. ... John Pacheco (born 1969) is a social conservative political activist in Canada best known as the organizer of a 15,000 person rally on Parliament Hill against same-sex marriage and is running as an independent conservative in the 2006 federal election in Ottawa West-Nepean. ...

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Montreal Mirror : The Front Page : Politics (759 words)
The candidates are Elizabeth May, the former head of the Sierra Club of Canada, David Chernushenko, an environmental consultant from Ottawa, and Jim Fannon, a real estate agent, hemp store owner and trained Toastmaster from Ste.
Chernushenko, 43, enjoys a long list of eco-friendly accomplishments and is currently the Green Party’s deputy leader and climate change critic.
To Chernushenko, getting the message out to people and making the voting public aware that the Green Party isn’t a joke is priority number one.
David Chernushenko at AllExperts (415 words)
David Chernushenko is a businessman, politician and environmentalist in Ontario, Canada.
Chernushenko was endorsed by the Ottawa Citizen newspaper in 2004 and 2006.
David Chernushenko at the June 21, 2006, leadership debate of the Green Party of Canada.
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