Meet Karla Villagomez Fajardo

Green Party candidate for Waterloo 2021

Karla is passionate and optimistic about Canada’s ability to create a prosperous and abundant future for all. A future that puts the well-being of people and the land first.

Karla is running in this election with the recognition that this decade is arguably the most pivotal in our battle to tackling the global climate crisis, and believes that through collaborative efforts, Canadians can achieve anything, which includes sustainability and stability.


What does it mean to be Green?

We share values of non-violence, sustainability, social justice, ecological wisdom, participatory democracy, and respect for diversity. The priorities for Green Party Waterloo are:

Affordable Housing

Addressing Climate Crisis

Green Economic Recovery


Over 235,000 people experience homelessness in any given year in Canada (Statistics Canada).

Recent data shows that 18.6% of children under 18 experiencing the corrosive effects of poverty (Campaign 2000).

We have the opportunity to advocate for affordability for all in Canada, which includes access to affordable housing.

Find out more about the Green Party’s Adoption of Guaranteed Livable Income and the Green Party of Ontario’s Affordable Housing Strategy.