Atlantic Region

Atlantic Region

Welcome to the Atlantic Region of the Canadian Labour Congress. We are located in Moncton, New Brunswick and service the entire Atlantic region: Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island.   We work closely with the local Labour Councils and Federations of Labour on many workplace issues including Collective Bargaining, Education, providing assistance during employment crisis, and many more functions.

Publications

CLC pushes for worker's rights in Bangladesh

Recently, the CLC wrote to Foreign Minister John Baird, asking him to press the government of Bangladesh to comply with its commitments to respect labour rights and to ensure the safety of garment factories. A newframework for action called the "Su… Read More

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Statements

Canadian Labour Congress calls on government to support cease fire and participate in rebuilding Gaza

The CLC calls on the Canadian government to support talks between Israel, the Palestinian Authority and Hamas beginning in Cairo to find a lasting peace in the region. There is a window of opportunity for the Prime Minister and the Foreign Affairs M… Read More

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Editorials

Yes, Minister, it's time to put Canadians first

This week, Employment Minister Jason Kenney is coming to Toronto to host what's being billed as a “skills summit”― a grand meeting of some of the country's better minds to talk about fixing the disconnect between employers who can't find the sk… Read More

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Ken Georgetti speech to Convention 2014, Montreal

Welcome delegates to Montreal, especially new delegates! This Canadian Labour Congress Convention is at the heart of our democratic union movement, with 3.3 million members from coast to coast to coast! For 57 years, the Congress has br… Read More

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