CUPE Indigenous Members Gathering Sept. 5-6

CUPE Nova Scotia, CUPE Prince Edward Island, CUPE New Brunswick, and CUPE Newfoundland and Labrador are hosting an inaugural gathering of Indigenous members from across the Atlantic and Maritimes regions. CUPE Indigenous Members Gathering September 5-6, 2019 Truro, Nova Scotia (Wagobagitik, Mi’kma’ki) For more information on the gathering and to participate, please email indigenous@cupe.ca before … Read more…

Transparency and the Right to Know How Our Money is Spent

Video footage from CUPE Nova Scotia’s panel discussion on P3s, “Transparency and the Right to Know,” is now available. Held at Halifax’s Seaport Market on November 13, 2018, the event featured specialists on P3s and the Right to Know including Keith Reynolds, policy analyst with the Columbia Institute; Christine Saulnier, Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives … Read more…

December 6 — National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

The National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women is held every year on December 6, in commemoration of the 14 women murdered at L’École Polytechnique in Montreal on Dec. 6, 1989, an act of gendered violence. Geneviève Bergeron (born 1968), mechanical engineering student Hélène Colgan (born 1966), mechanical engineering student Nathalie Croteau … Read more…