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2007 Canadian Labour Congress

December 4, 2006
WINTER SCHOOL One of Canadas best labour schools, held at Harrison Hot Springs, in January and February 2007

BC Federation of Labour Scholarships

December 4, 2006
2007 Canadian Labour CongressWINTER SCHOOL The BC Federation of Labour offers two scholarships for attendance at the 2007 CLC Winter School:

Nominations officially open for HSA President

December 4, 2006
HSAs 2007 Annual Convention will be one of the most exciting conventions in recent memory as delegates will elect a new union president for the first time in fourteen years. Cindy Stewart, president of HSA since 1993, announced last April that she would not be seeking re-election for another term at the 2007 convention.

Change ahead for HSA

December 1, 2006
The Report: December 2006 vol.27 num.6 by CINDY STEWART n just four short months, HSA members will elect the unions first new president in 14 years.

Filing a WCB claim

December 1, 2006
The Report: December 2006 vol.27 num.6 by SARAH OLEARY

HSA activist training helped pave the way for city councillor

December 1, 2006
The Report: December 2006 vol.27 num.6 hes an award-winning health science professional. Shes an HSAsteward. And shes a Prince George city councillor and communityactivist.

Positively life affirming: supporting women living with HIV and AIDS

December 1, 2006
The Report: December 2006 vol.27 num.6 by LAURA BUSHEIKIN

Ultrasound technologists and work-related injuries: the long struggle for recognition

December 1, 2006
The Report: December 2006 vol.27 num.6 by MAUREEN HEADLEY

Unions call for shutdown of private for-profit emergency clinic

November 29, 2006
Delegates to the B.C. Federation of Labour annual convention called this week for the immediate shutdown of the False Creek Surgical Centre's private, for-profit emergency clinic. Tuesday morning, 1,100 delegates to the B.C. Federation of Labour's 50th Convention unanimously approved of a resolution demanding the federal, provincial and municipal governments enforce, support and maintain the Canada Health Act and called for the immediate shutdown of the Centre's clinic.

Rally Nov. 30 to protest private emergency clinic

November 29, 2006
Health care workers are invited to join delegates to the B.C. Federation of Labours 50th Convention who will be rallying outside of Vancouver City Hall in protest of Canadas first private-for-profit emergency clinic. DATE:  NOVEMBER 30, 2006 TIME:   12:30 PM LOCATION:  VANCOUVER CITY HALL   453 West 12th at Cambie Speakers will include representatives of front line health care workers, seniors, and the B.C. Health Coalition.