Events

  • Make It Fair Hamilton: Learn to Lobby Your MPP

    • Wednesday, May 03, 2017 at 05:00 PM
    • CUPE 5167 Hall: 818 King St E, Hamilton, ON L8M 1B2, Canada

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    Are you worried about future work prospects for your children? Do you need better treatment at work? Ontario is reviewing its employment and labour laws. 

    Join CUPE Local 5167, the Ontario Federation of Labour and $15 and Fairness Hamilton for a discussion and training on how to talk to your MPPs to win the changes we need to employment laws in the province! Click here to RSVP. 

    Did you know that approximately 45% of workers in Hamilton and surrounding area earn $30,000 or less a year? Did you also know that the gender wage gap in Hamilton and surrounding area is 32%? Women earn an average of $16,471 less than men and it’s on the rise.

    The Ontario government is reviewing all employment laws for the first time in more than 20 years. The Changing Workplaces Review process is a once-in-a-generation opportunity to make the changes that working people need to create a fairer, more equitable economy, built on decent work. 

    When: Wednesday, May 3, 5-8pm

    Where: CUPE 5167 Hall: 818 King St E, Hamilton, ON L8M 1B2, Canada

    *There will be food and refreshments

     

    Click here to RSVP

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