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International Solidarity

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.

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.

July 29, 2010

'Send a message to Colombian authorities without delay.' - Warren (Smokey) Thomas.

May 17, 2010

NUPGE president James Clancy writes Colombian President Alvaro Uribe to demand direct intervention against murderous paramilitaries.

May 4, 2010

'Join us in demanding that the federal government impose restrictions on companies doing business in Colombia to require that human rights are respected.'

March 24, 2010

Unions working together include dozens of labour organizations from Australia, Brazil, Germany, Indonesia, Mozambique, New Caledonia, Peru, Sweden, South Africa, Zambia, among others.

February 10, 2010

'We wish Stephen Harper would stop wasting court time and the taxpayers' money and start helping to solve the drug problem in our community.' - Mark Townsend.

February 8, 2010

Union says Harper must take action at home and abroad to show he is serious about championing maternal health and child care around the globe.

October 1, 2009

Focusing attention on the crisis of murdered and missing Aboriginal women.