Employment equity

May 2, 2017
PSAC’s 2017 National Equity Conference was held last March in Toronto, where delegates from five equity groups held workshops, passed resolution and elected delegates to PSAC’s Triennial Convention. Here are some photos from the event. For more photos from the conference, please visit our Flickr gallery.  
February 2, 2017
Mid 1970s Canada’s major unions, including the Canadian Labour Congress, Canadian Union of Public Employees, the Public Service Alliance of Canada and others begin their work on workplace equality through Affirmative Action.....
February 2, 2017
Did you know...?
November 30, 2016
PSAC is pleased to announce that we are working with the federal government on a newly created Joint Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion.
February 22, 2016
Public Service Alliance of Canada’s senior legal officer, Lisa Addario, was awarded the 2016 Touchstone Award by the Canadian Bar Association over the weekend.
November 18, 2013
What is it? Who is covered? Where does it apply? How does it work?
November 14, 2013
The Employment Equity Act applies to workplaces with 100 or more employees in the federal jurisdiction only. 
September 20, 2013
Some links
September 20, 2013
A glossary
September 20, 2013
Staffing in the core Federal Public Service* is governed by the Public Service Employment Act (PSEA), and also by policies and directives of the Public Service Commission.  The legislation and policies set out different ways in which managers can implement employment equity in the staffing process in order to achieve their employment equity goals.  

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