Employment equity

August 2, 2018
What is employment equity and how does it work?
June 4, 2018
The results of the 2017 Public Service Employee Survey continue to show disturbing results for employees from equity-seeking groups.
December 12, 2017
The Joint Union/Management TBS Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion released its final report. The Task Force had a one-year mandate to define, establish the case, and make recommendations towards a framework and action plan to improve  diversity and inclusion in Canada’s public service.
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.
August 27, 2015
Discrimination is an action or a decision that treats a person or a group negatively for reasons such as their race, age, disability, etc. 
June 30, 2015
Good afternoon.  Thank you for inviting us to appear before this Committee. Our reaction to Treasury Board’s 2013-14 Employment Equity Annual Report is that it still contains too little information and lacks critical data and analysis.  Other than the six tables listed in the report, there is very little information.
November 14, 2013
The Employment Equity Act applies to workplaces with 100 or more employees in the federal jurisdiction only.