aboriginal workers

Aboriginal Workers

The Canadian Labour Congress works hard to promote Aboriginal Rights and to end racism against Aboriginal workers.

We are also working with Aboriginal workers to strengthen their voices and presence in the Canadian labour movement through caucuses, forums, conferences and workshops and developed an Aboriginal Rights Resource Tool Kit.

Issues and Research

CLC president Hassan Yussuff was honoured to participate in the...

Posted: 3 August 2016

Today the Canadian Labour Congress joins Indigenous communities across Canada in celebrating National Aboriginal Day.

Posted: 21 June 2016

Early next week, the federal Liberal government will table their first budget. This is an historic opportunity for our government to respond to the jobs crisis, while also beginning to repair...

Posted: 14 March 2016

This Sunday, February 14, isn’t just Valentine’s Day. For the last 26 years, at marches from coast to coast to coast, it’s been a day to commemorate the lives of Missing and Murdered Indigenous...

Posted: 10 February 2016

Today, the Truth and Reconciliation Commission (TRC) released its final report documenting the dark history and legacy of Canada’s residential school system, in which more than 150,000 First...

Posted: 15 December 2015

This Sunday, the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) joins thousands of Canadians as we mark October 4 as a day to honour and remember the lives of missing and murdered Indigenous women and girls. 

Posted: 2 October 2015