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

February 1, 2018

PSAC joins all those celebrating Black History Month by acknowledging the contributions of Black Canadians across the country and throughout our history.

January 17, 2018

Canada’s unions are welcoming the federal government’s announcement that it will appoint an ombud

December 10, 2017

Human rights cannot be taken for granted. Support Indigenous rights, work for trans rights, stop domestic violence, reject racism, take action on accessibility legislation.

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.