"Seeing today's amendment shows the impact our members can have when we unite together and make sure our voices are heard." — Jason MacLean, NSGEU President
After months of pressure from the media and public, the government has finally released part of the KPMG report – a taxpayer-funded report written by private consultants and commissioned by the Pallister government to provide advice on spending cuts. The government confirmed it will accept KPMG’s recommendation to cut the civil service by eight percent over the next three years.
After months of pressure from the media and public, the government has finally released part of the KPMG report, a report from private consultants commissioned by the Pallister government to provide advice on spending cuts. After months of refusing to release the taxpayer-funded report, the government made it public yesterday.
Calgary – October 4, 2017 – UFCW Canada Local 401 members working for Aramark at the University of Calgary have overwhelmingly ratified their first union contract.
The new team has trained up more than 30 new member engagers, and over the next few months they'll be reaching out to colleagues on the phone, in the worksite and at events.
"To protect and promote the health and well-being of Canadian communities, a publicly owned system is the optimal solution according to public health literature." — NSGEU report on cannabis distribution in Canada
Toronto – October 3, 2017 – Each year, World Mental Health Day is observed on October 10 to raise awareness of mental health issues, and to mobilize efforts in support of mental health initiatives.
“As more and more hospitals in the province face the prospect of mergers, it makes sense that hospital professionals just look to OPSEU/NUPGE which can point to decades of experience representing healthcare providers." — Lucy Morton, OPSEU Regional Vice-President Region 2