News
JUNE 16, 2010

CUPE BC sponsors DTES festival for National Aboriginal Day

VANCOUVER—A four-day celebration of aboriginal culture and communities in the Downtown Eastside—culminating in National Aboriginal Day on June 21—promises to...

News
JUNE 16, 2010

Welcoming aboriginal school workers in the Cowichan Valley

DUNCAN—On June 11 representatives from CUPE 606 and the Cowichan Valley School District gathered in Duncan, B.C., with members of...

Bargaining
JUNE 15, 2010

Bargaining update for CUPE members of CSSEA employers

BURNABY— The Community Social Services Bargaining Association committee tasked with negotiating a new collective agreement for members met twice during...

News
JUNE 15, 2010

Action needed on Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement

MP’s attack on CoDevelopment Canada’s Wood highlights flaws in federal policyVANCOUVER—The Canada Colombia Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA) is once again...

News
JUNE 15, 2010

On to Ottawa Trek marks 75th anniversary

VANCOUVER—June 3 marks the 75th anniversary of the 1935 ‘On to Ottawa’ Trek, in which thousands of young unemployed workers...

News
JUNE 15, 2010

On June 13 join the CUPE BC Young Workers Task Force to help find a cure for type 1 diabetes

CUPE BC’s Young Workers Task Force is organizing and participating in three community walks in support of children who have...

News
JUNE 15, 2010

Sign the petition calling for Universal Access to HIV prevention, treatment, and care

OTTAWA—In 2005, the G8 committed to providing access to HIV treatment, prevention, care and support for all those who need...

News
JUNE 15, 2010

Quebec Auditor General slams Montreal P3 project

Report finds public option $10.4 million less expensiveBURNABY—A recent report by the auditor general of Quebec warning decision-makers to avoid...

News
JUNE 14, 2010

Krista Levar wins Leadership Award of Excellence

 PRINCE GEORGE — Krista Levar, Victim Services coordinator and CUPE 1048 member at the Prince George RCMP station, was recently...