NUPGE is urging all Canadians to write, call, and email federal leaders and ask them to commit both to the debate and including a National Action Plan on violence against women in their platforms.
National Union of Public and General Employees
British Columbia’s NDP government announced a $95,000 grant for the United Way to research the full impact of period poverty on people and families.
Premier Kenney's actions on lab services has clearly shown that he is willing to choose maintaining profits in health care over improving patient care.
A new survey conducted recently by the Manitoba government shows that provincial employees are significantly less happy with their jobs than they were just 3 years ago.
Unions are promoting solutions that address climate change, as well as build a sustainable economy, and are collaborating with allies to pressure political leaders to take much needed action.
Most of the measures in the budget provide limited support to those facing the most difficulty, rather than solving their problems.
A TV spot spot highlights the hard work and caring nature of New Brunswickers delivering public services that make them essential to everyday life in the province.
A recent paper by academics at the University of Ottawa, suggests that the number of work-related deaths in Canada may be more than 10 times higher than the official figures.
The final text weakens and nullifies protections against work discrimination.
There is good reason to fear that the growing use of private firefighters and inmates could be seen as a way to avoid funding public services at the level required to respond to climate change.