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March 20, 2020
Child Care Coronavirus covid19

Dear Prime Minister: We need childcare NOW!

The following letter was sent to the Right Honourable Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on March 20, 2020.  Subject: Your Support Needed for Emergency Child Care Funding during COVID-19 Dear Prime Minister: The Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions and Child Care Now congratulate your government on its recently announced measures to support Canadians through the COVID-19 […]

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March 22, 2017
Child Care

CLC sees skills training, infrastructure and child care as budget highlights

OTTAWA – The Canadian Labour Congress says today’s federal budget takes positive steps on a few key issues for working Canadians and their communities. “We are pleased to see today’s budget invest in several key areas that unions have long championed, including infrastructure, skills training, and child care,” said Canadian Labour Congress President Hassan Yussuff. […]

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January 20, 2017
Child Care Women's Rights


By Barb Byers and Marie Clarke Walker On Saturday, January 21, 2017, people of all genders, ages, races, abilities, backgrounds, and orientations will take part in the Women’s March on Washington and solidarity marches in more than 380 cities around the world. Barb will be marching in Vancouver, Marie will be in Toronto, and we […]

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