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
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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.
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
In a recent appearance before the Senate Human Rights Committee, PSAC regional executive vice-president (Atlantic) Jeannie Baldwin outlined some of our union’s concerns about the current government’s lack of commitment to employment equity in the federal public service.
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 18, 2013
What is it? Who is covered? Where does it apply? How does it work?
November 15, 2013
Implementing employment equity involves some basic steps  

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