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Victory! Whistleblower gets another opportunity to be heard

March 28, 2017 - 2:00pm

A recent Federal Court of Appeal decision has allowed another opportunity for whistleblower Sylvie Therrien to challenge her termination

Federal whistleblowers need better protection

February 23, 2017 - 1:45pm

The Public Servants Disclosure Protection Act fails to protect whistleblowers from reprisals, and is incapable of punishing those who retaliate against whistleblowers for coming forward.

“Workers are reluctant to come forward, and when they do, they often experience great sacrifice in their personal and work lives,” said PSAC Regional Executive Vice-President Larry Rousseau. “This sends a powerful message to others to remain silent.”

Tentative deal between PIPSC and Treasury Board

December 14, 2016 - 12:15pm

PSAC negotiations continue

Auditor General confirms public services need more funding

December 2, 2016 - 9:30am

Canada’s spending watchdog Michael Ferguson sends a strong message to the federal government: better long-term funding is urgently needed to improve public services