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September 2014

Posted: Tuesday, September 16, 2014 in Around the World, Corporate Accountability
OTTAWA ― Over fifty human rights, religious, international development, trade union, women’s, teacher, student, community and investor organizations have released an Open Letter calling on the... Read more
Posted: Friday, September 5, 2014 in Jobs and the Economy, Labour Force Survey
OTTAWA ― The president of the Canadian Labour Congress says it's clear Canada's job market remains stuck in the mud and isn't going anywhere without immediate and forceful action, pointing to the... Read more

August 2014

Posted: Friday, August 29, 2014
Canada's Labour Day weekend is a public holiday filled with memories of family, friends and community. While work is the last thing most people want to think about before they leave another summer... Read more
Posted: Friday, August 15, 2014 in Jobs and the Economy, Labour Force Survey
OTTAWA ― While today's revised job numbers from Statistics Canada show fewer jobs were lost than those originally reported, it's the same story as far as the quality of the new jobs available to... Read more
Posted: Friday, August 15, 2014 in Jobs and the Economy
OTTAWA ― While today's revised job numbers from Statistics Canada show fewer jobs were lost than those originally reported, it's the same story as far as the quality of the new jobs available to... Read more

July 2014

Posted: Thursday, July 17, 2014 in Around the World
The Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) has called on the Israeli government and Hamas in Palestine to join an Egypt-brokered deal for an immediate cease fire over the conflict in the Middle East.The CLC... Read more
Posted: Thursday, July 17, 2014 in Social and Economic Policy, Employment Insurance
Hassan Yussuff, the President of the Canadian Labour Congress, says that Employment Insurance is failing unemployed workers in Canada, and those that pay into the program don't have enough say about... Read more
Posted: Friday, July 11, 2014 in Jobs and the Economy, Labour Force Survey
OTTAWA ― The Canadian Labour Congress says that, despite the rosy picture painted by Conservative politicians in a new social media campaign, millions of Canadians are struggling to find full time... Read more
Posted: Thursday, July 10, 2014 in Around the World, HIV-AIDS
The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC), the Canadian Labour Congress (CLC) and the African Regional organization of the International Confederation of Trade Unions (ITUC-Africa) take decisive steps by... Read more

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