Pride month: Toufic's story

Toufic El Daher has an exceptional track record as a union activist and continues to fight for social justice in the workplace and in the community. 

Toufic is the National Executive Vice-President of the Union of Veterans’ Affairs Employees. He was the Director of Equity Groups for the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) Quebec Region from 2011 to January 2019. At the time, Toufic was also an active member of the National Human Rights Committee (NHRC) Working Group. 

Toufic El Daher served as Co-chair of the Fédération des travailleurs et des travailleuses du Québec’s Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Committee (GLBT-FTQ) for seven years.

Over the past several years, he has organized a series of events to promote equity and inclusion. As a PSAC trainer, he is always willing to provide educational opportunities to members to emphasize the importance of human rights advocacy in our work. 

Toufic El Daher’s outstanding contribution as an activist has helped position the PSAC as a trailblazer in the area of human rights.

June 26, 2019