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Equality and Human Rights

September 9, 2010

'It is crucial that businesses make mental health and well-being a priority to prevent disability in the first place.'

September 9, 2010

Two-year freeze on increases will end on Jan. 1 and rates could rise by 15 cents per $100 of earnings.

September 5, 2010

NUPGE wrote Prime Minister Stephen Harper last month urging Canada to support a commission of inquiry into war crimes and crimes against humanity.

September 2, 2010

Information and privacy commissioners from across the country call on governments to change their overly secretive practices.

August 31, 2010

'Most of the accommodation solutions are inexpensive and don't turn the workplace upside down.'

August 31, 2010

'We're calling on the federal government to drop the current action they have in the Supreme Court.'

August 30, 2010

'Workers continue to face discrimination based on gender, age, race, sexual orientation, disability and other factors unrelated to their work.'

August 26, 2010

NUPGE and its Component unions have contributed $50,000 so far as fallout from the disaster in Pakistan escalates.

August 25, 2010

'The record of horrific human rights abuses by the military government of Burma is lengthy.' - James Clancy.

August 24, 2010

The aim is provide housing and food as a first priority before trying to address mental illness issues.