Postponing UEP

Because of the uncertainty around government measures to confine Canadians, it is necessary to postpone the Union Education Program for now. The upcoming session was scheduled to take place in October and November 2020, then in February and March 2021. This is certainly a disappointing turn of events for CUPW’s signature union school. However, we…

N00-10-00001 – Payment

During this COVID-19 pandemic, we are continuing to work on the issues related to the National Grievance number N00-10-00001. We are also virtually meeting with CPC to resolve the grievances associated with this National Grievance. In reviewing the payments CPC issued on April 2, 2020 (Pay Period 7) to affected members who have not been…

A Way Out of Domestic Abuse

One of the terrible effects of COVID-19 is that it has led to a growth in reported cases of domestic violence. Shelters in Canada are reporting growing needs. In France, there are reports that gender based-violence has increased by a shocking 36%. In British Columbia, the Battered Women’s Support Services organization has reported a 300%…