Elisabeth Ballermann | National Union of Public and General Employees

Elisabeth Ballermann

January 25, 2018

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November 5, 2018

Community service workers are the epitome of hope: hope for a better future for those they serve; hope for a better world that values the worth of every person. 

October 31, 2018

“This is a good first step. Unfortunately, many women are still going to have to wait years before they see some justice in their wages.” — Elisabeth Ballermann, NUPGE Secretary-Treasurer

October 31, 2018

“We are grateful for all those who have made the trek to Ottawa in the campaign to end paid plasma operations in Canada. We have a real chance of winning this battle.” — Elisabeth Ballermann, NUPGE Secretary-Treasurer 

October 18, 2018

"We've waited a long time for the government to acknowledge how dangerous asbestos is. Now, we need the federal government to ensure the regulations have some teeth."  — Elisabeth Ballermann, NUPGE Secretary-Treasurer

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

September 25, 2018

The Advisory Council on the Implementation of National Pharmacare has invited NUPGE to participate in its discussions.

August 23, 2018

"The quality and enthusiasm of leaders coming to our School never ceases to amaze me. They are dynamic and dedicated members looking to strengthen our union locally, provincially and nationally. These are the future leaders of the labour movement." — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

June 21, 2018

“NUPGE’s pension webinars provide our members with the tools and information they need to protect and improve our members’ pensions.” — Elisabeth Ballermann, NUPGE Secretary-Treasurer

June 21, 2018

Former Sears workers are having their pension fund cut, yet again, because those who controlled Sears made a deliberate decision to leave the pension plan underfunded.