At the Union
The CEP National Equity Committee would like you to participate at the CEP Convention scheduled for August 30 – September 1, 2013 in Toronto. All CEP members who self-identify in one or more of the equality groups (GLBT, Racialized Workers, Indigenous Workers and Workers with Disabilities) are encouraged to apply for this opportunity to experience the CEP National Convention. The CEP will pay for all costs involved in attending Convention for the successful candidates.
The CEP National Young Workers Committee would like you to participate at the CEP Convention scheduled for August 30 – September 1st, 2013 in Toronto. All CEP members under the age of 30 with a strong union spirit are encouraged to apply for this opportunity to experience our Union's National Convention. The National Union will pay for all costs involved in attending this convention for those successful candidates. There will be eight (8) recipients chosen (two from each region).
DUBLIN – Vice-President Media Peter Murdoch addresses the Congress of the International Federation of Journalists meeting this week in Dublin. Among other issues the Congress has focused on the safety of journalists worldwide.
Over 200 delegates marched through Dublin Wednesday evening in memory of the more than 400 journalists killed since the Congress last met in 2009.
TORONTO – The new Canadian union being formed by the Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union (CEP) and the Canadian Auto Workers union (CAW) will be named Unifor. The name and logo were unveiled today during a packed press conference of 200 local leaders, members, community supporters and allies. Read more
The CAW and CEP are getting ready to combine forces and launch the name and logo of the new union on May 30! The launch will take place during a media event in Toronto following both unions' National Executive Board meetings.