Human rights

Human rights for ALL workers. December 10 is International Human Rights Day.

PSAC unequivocally supports the principles of human rights as proclaimed in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Canadian Human Rights Act.

Updates

June 19, 2017

This progress update outlines the Task Force’s key observations that will shape a framework and action plan to address the Task Force’s work before it issues its final report in fall 2017.

May 2, 2017

PSAC’s 2017 National Equity Conference was held last March in Toronto, where delegates from five

April 27, 2017

Asian Heritage Month was first officially recognized in December 2001, when the Canadian Senate adopted the month of May as Asian Heritage Month.

April 19, 2017

What impact will this year’s federal budget have on human rights and equity issues: women, immigration and refugees, people with disabilities, LGBTQ issues and Indigenous Peoples.

April 13, 2017

More than 500 PSAC members from five equity groups and their allies attended the union’s triennia

December 8, 2016

December 10 is Human Rights Day – an opportunity to reflect on the status of human rights in Cana