My name is Cassandra Kresse, I work at Suncor Energy in Fort McMurray, AB and I am the Western region representative on the CEP National Young Workers Committee. Recently, I participated in an international solidarity delegation with the Humanity Fund to review some of the projects that this program supports.
Canadian unions, led by the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC), met with the Mexican Embassy in Ottawa, on February 14, 2013, to express grave concerns about Mexico’s ongoing and flagrant violations of international labour rights and standards.
The new guidance report published by SHARE Canada outlines best practice principles for Canadian companies to provide a safe and healthy workplace for employees, including key questions and recommendations for investors to consider when managing health and safety risks in their portfolios.
OTTAWA (July 10, 2012) – CEP National President Dave Coles (left) and Secretary-Treasurer Gaétan Ménard (right) appear with guests Clarence Mugari and James Gondo. James Gondo is the National Education and Organizing Officer of the Communications and Allied Services Workers union of Zimbabwe having worked for the Zimbabwe Posts and Telecommunications Service. Clarence Mugari is the National Organizing Officer of the Zimbabwe Graphical Workers Union.
OTTAWA -- The president of one of Canada’s largest unions, the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada, says both the Colombian and Canadian governments need to act now to denounce the latest murder of a trade union leader in Colombia.