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Bill 210: Caregivers and Temporary Foreign Workers: protections for caregivers must be extended to cover all workers


Coalition for Change: Caregivers and Temporary Foreign Workers

Bill 210 provides protections for caregivers today but must be extended to cover all workers

March 22, 2010 - Media Advisory

TORONTO - Bill 210 "Employment Protection for Foreign Nationals Act (Live-in Caregivers and Others)" comes into effect today. Under Bill 210, live-in caregivers will be provided with protections against exorbitant fees and unscrupulous recruiters. However, tens of thousands of other temporary foreign workers and permanent residents also need protection from recruitment and other fees charged to workers for employment in Ontario.

Mar 26, 2010
Not Rex commentary from Humberto: Vale go home

Not Rex: Vale go home

Humberto takes a look at Vale Inco, the company has a less than stellar environmental and legal record...
Mar 25, 2010

Café Justicia organizer forced to flee Guatemala

Leocadio Juaracán is the national coordinator of the CCDA, a campesino organization that work for human rights in Guatemala. In February he began receiving death threats.
Mar 26, 2010

Vancouver Bus Riders Union opposes fare increase

Translink is increasing the fare on monthly passes and strip tickets for transit users in Vancouver's Lower Mainland. The new prices will make the system inaccessible to many low-income residents.
Mar 26, 2010

Not Rex: Vale go home!

Today Humberto is back and takes a look at how Vale, the company that bought Inco has a less than stellar environmental and legal record and yet was let into our borders. . . now why was that?


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