Discussion on Public Service Unions and Climate Change

July 04, 2019

What can Unionized Public Servants do to Support the Transition to a Low-Carbon Economy?


Join your CAPE Local 514 for an information session with Tara Peel, the Director, Health, Safety & Environment for the Canadian Labour Congress to discuss opportunities for unions, particularly public service unions, to take positive action in the Just Transition to a low-carbon economy.

The meeting will be held:

Lunch hour 12-1 pm
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Multipurpose Room 1 & 2, Management Centre
Phase IV - 140 Promenade du portage, Gatineau, QC

Lunch will be served
 
Tara brings her experience as a member of the 2019 federal Task Force for the Just Transition for Canadian Coal Power Workers and Communities, as well as a member of the Board of Directors of Climate Action Network Canada and the national steering committee for the Green Economy Network.  She will provide insight on what we as workers and members of Labour unions can do encourage this social and economic transition, including the potential for the use of solidarity funds to support green economy initiatives.
 
Please RSVP to cape514esdc@gmail.com. or fill out form below.

Should you have any questions, don't hesitate to contact 613-853-4332.
 
We look forward to seeing you there!
 
Your CAPE Local 514 executive