CUPE Nova Scotia Women’s Committee calls on province for prevention strategies and services to combat femicide

The CUPE Nova Scotia Women’s Committee is encouraging members, co-workers, friends and families to take action to stop femicide and to attend a vigil in their community to observe the National Day of Remembrance and Action to End Violence Against Women on December 6th (see list of events below). This year, the committee would like to … Read more…

Traditional funding and operation for Cape Breton hospitals in the public’s best interest: CUPE Nova Scotia

“Reversing the decision to construct two new health centres in Cape Breton through public-private partnerships (P3s) was the right one,” says CUPE Nova Scotia President Nan McFadgen. “The traditional model that includes public funding, maintenance and operations is in the best interest of Nova Scotians.” At a panel discussion held in Halifax on Tuesday, the … Read more…