Posts Tagged "CLC"

Election at the Canadian Labour Congress Convention

This year’s Canadian Labour Congress’s convention was in Montreal. A full week of speakers, educational sessions, human rights forum, caucuses, some resolutions, and fierce competition culminating in an election.
Congratulations to the new executive of the Canadian Labour Congress.
President: Hassan Yussuff
Treasurer: Barb Byers
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BCGEU at the CLC Convention in Montreal

Saturday, May 3: Travel all day, Arrive in Montreal
Sunday, May 4: CLC Human Rights meeting; Registration for convention; NUPGE caucus; Human Rights Forum
 
 
 

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Pensions ensure dignity for those retired.

I moderated the workshop on the Economic Outlook at the SHARE (Shareholder Association for Research and Education) 10th BC Pension Forum. Good information and a reminder of the role of our pensions to ensure dignity for those retired and also for…

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Using youtube, social media to engage members & the public

Thanks to all of you who watched and/or provided some very thoughtful questions to the candidates in the live webcast of the all-candidates’ forum this past week. For those of you who weren’t able to participate, you can watch the archived webcast at…

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Unions make a difference!

About 2,500 delegates, including a BCGEU contingent along with NUPGE, from across Canada have gathered at Vancouver’s convention centre for the Canadian Labour Congress’s convention. The convention theme is Good jobs. Better lives. UNIONS make a difference!
We kicked off…

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