Women workers need to join unions to have a better chance at equal pay for work of equal value, child care, an end to harassment at work, and more. An interview with the Secretary-Treasurer of the Canadian Labour Congress, Marie Clarke Walker.
Also in RadioLabour's Canada Report for March 8-15, 2019
- An EPIC coalition of governments, employers and unions to win equal pay for work of equal value by 2030.
- The LabourStart Canada report about union events
- And singing: "A Woman's Place is in the Union". By UnioNation. Used with permission.
Image: Facebook - Marie Clarke Walker
RadioLabour is the international labour movement's radio service. It was established nine years ago to report on union issues and events with an emphasis on developing countries. It is now producing country-specific programmes starting with Canada. Its primary reporters are members of The Canadian Freelance Union, a community chapter of UNIFOR. Its host is Marc Bélanger, a former head of the labour education programme of the International Labour Organization in Turin Italy. RadioLabour's reporters are accredited by the International Federation of Journalists.
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