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October 10, 2018

In this guide you will find information on how to acknowledge a territory or treaty on which a gathering takes place, summaries of First Nations social conventions, useful terminology, as well as links to other helpful resources.

September 25, 2018

“The designation of Gender Equity Week acknowledges that gender equality will not happen without targeted efforts,  We have a long way to go, so let’s use this week to identify ways to reduce, and eventually end, gender inequality." — Elisabeth Ballermann, NUPGE Secretary-Treasurer

April 25, 2018

“This is yet another example of how privatization puts profits before people and leaves accountability in the dust." — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

May 16, 2017

NSGEU/NUPGE members at Laing House want a fair settlement for the people they serve, and themselves.

April 24, 2017

“At a time when the provincial government is talking about changing the way these social services are delivered, I think it makes sense that they’d want to join with others who work in the sector.” — Michelle Gawronsky, MGEU President

December 17, 2015

“Home and youth care workers play a vital role in our province’s health care system — providing care and support to some of our provinces most vulnerable." — Jerry Earle, NAPE President

November 10, 2014

“It’s time for the federal Conservatives to begin treating veterans and soldiers as strong, proud, and loving Canadians who have earned our constant support, gratitude, and respect.” — NUPGE National President James Clancy

June 20, 2014

NUPGE renews its demand for a national public inquiry into missing and murdered Aboriginal women.