News

Working in French in the Federal Public Service

In celebration of International Francophonie Day and in the context of the French Language and Francophonie Week, CAPE hosted on March 23 a panel discussion on institutional bilingualism with a special focus on the particular challenges faced by Francophones.

CAPE meets with the leader of the Green Party of Canada

On Monday, March 8, a delegation from the Canadian Association of Professional Employees (CAPE) led by its President, Greg Phillips, met with Annamie Paul in her capacity as leader of the Green Party of Canada.

International Day of La Francophonie 2021

Every year on March 20, we celebrate the International Day of La Francophonie – a day that is marked by global activities designed to promote the French language and its cultural expressions.

Black History Month - Interview with Atong Ater

As part CAPE’s activities marking Black History Month, we spoke with Atong Ater, an EC member at Fisheries and Ocean Canada and a member of the Federal Black Employees Caucus (FBEC).

CAPE meets with the Leader of the Official Opposition

On Tuesday, February 9th, a delegation from the Canadian Association of Professional Employees (CAPE) led by its President, Greg Phillips, met with Hon. Erin O’Toole - member of Parliament from Durham, Ontario - in his capacity as the Leader of the Official Opposition.

Important information about CODE 699

CAPE is extremely concerned with TBS’ decision to introduce restrictive guidelines that seeks to limit access to leave with pay under Code 699.