CAPE reaches tentative agreement for EC members with Treasury Board

The Canadian Association of Professional Employees (CAPE) announced today that a tentative agreement has been reached with the Treasury Board Secretariat for the Economics and Social Science Services group, also known in the federal public sector as the EC group.

Message from CAPE’s new president: Camille Awada

As you know, on May 5 I was designated by the National Executive Committee (NEC) to serve as your president until the current term is up on December 31, 2023, and I wanted to reach out to introduce myself.

CAPE congratulates the Public Service Alliance of Canada

CAPE wishes to congratulate the Public Service Alliance of Canada (PSAC) on having reached a tentative deal for its Treasury Board group members. PSAC’s Canada Revenue Agency members are still on strike and awaiting a tentative agreement.

Mental Health Week — May 1 – 7

Mental Health Week is a great opportunity to remember that mental health is an essential aspect of an individual's wellbeing and is just as important as our physical health. We are all at risk of being affected by a mental illness at one time or another, which is why we must not only address the issue appropriately, but also eliminate any judgment or stigma around it.

TR Bargaining – A never-ending round

The TR bargaining team met again with the Employer and the mediator on March 21, 22 and 23. The tone was civil, and the Employer submitted updated versions of its offers on the two remaining contentious issues: remote simultaneous interpretation and wages.