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August 27, 2015

Medical laboratory staff at the Hospital for Sick Children have voted 74 per cent in favour of joining the union.

August 7, 2015

The 2015 summer caseworker cohort at the Parkdale Community Legal Services is the first bargaining unit of its kind in the legal aid sector in Ontario.

July 29, 2015

The New Brunswick Union has reached a fifth tentative agreement for one of its bargaining components.

June 22, 2015

The Saskatchewan Government and General Employees’ Union (SGEU/NUPGE) celebrated National Aboriginal Day by marking its service to the province’s Aboriginal community with the addition of two major entities in its membership fold.

June 3, 2015

"The result proved conclusively that when it comes to the long-term interests of workers and their families, the decision to move to OPSEU/NUPGE is an obvious one based on proven results." — Warren (Smokey) Thomas, OPSEU President

February 26, 2015

“I’m a fairly new employee and I had no idea what unions did for people. It was through conversations with co-workers that I heard so many positive things about the BCGEU/NUPGE.” — Jessica Keras, Salvation Army Centre of Hope worker, BCGEU/NUPGE member.

November 27, 2014

Join the international campaign to force McDonald's to reinstate Gahyun Lee and respect labour rights. Send your message today

September 30, 2014

Tell the Nova Scotia Premier you oppose Bill 1. Send a message now

September 26, 2014

NSGEU/NUPGE presses Cape Breton Regional Police to look at post-traumatic stress accommodation.

July 8, 2014

“The U.S. Supreme Court decision is disturbing to both U.S. and Canadian workers. It gives further fodder to those anti-union corporate extremists and right-wing politicians on both sides of the border to continue their ongoing assault on labour rights and the ability of unions to effectively represent working people.”