The Saskatchewan Federation of Labour will hold its Young Workers’ Conference in Regina, April 28-29, 2017, at the Ramada Hotel. PSAC Prairies will fund up to two Saskatchewan members to attend the conference. If you are interested in attending, please complete the attached expression of interest form by March 28, 2017 and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Edmonton Area Council Meeting
7 March 2017
Called to order 17:41
1 . Present: Vice President: Darlene Lewis, Stacie L’Hirondelle, & Kim Haynes
Staff Present: Karoline Klug, Regional Representative
2. Adoption of the Agenda
3. Minutes: Adoption of 12 July minutes with the changes that the PPC be spelled out. “P” Prairie Convention
4. Previous business:
a. Signing Authority: Try this Friday
5. New Business:
PSAC is proud to offer funding to a select number of union sisters to participate in the annual Prairie School for Union Women (PSUW), an intensive four days of learning and sharing to develop women’s personal and leadership skills and to build solidarity among women workers. Over the years, the highly acclaimed PSUW has been a progressive and inspirational event for women who want to take a more active role in their unions.
Report of the Regional Executive Vice-President, Prairies to the Manitoba Federation of Labour Executive Council submitted for the February 2017 meeting. This report covers the period from the last MFL meeting.
The provincial government is trying to blame working people for their deficit. Privatization, contracting out, layoffs, sell-offs, and attacking public sector workers hurts Saskatchewan. Make your voice heard and support the Own It! campaign by sending the following letter to Premier Brad Wall.