March 2013

ITUC message for International Women's Day

March 5, 2013

Dear sisters,
Please find attached the link to 2 new articles posted on the ITUC website.

Girls' Tribunal

March 6, 2013

by Heather Smith, New Brunswick Teachers' Association

Girls' Tribunal on Violence: Bearing Witness to Girls' Activism

March 6, 2013

By Karen Weibe, Manitoba Teachers' Society 

Sign petition "Make women's equality a reality in New York!"

March 6, 2013

Byline by:  A Better Balance

Dear New York MoveOn member,

Strengthening Preventive actions to curb conflict violence against women

March 6, 2013

Byline by: Barb Dolan, Communications, Energy and Paperworkers' Union of Canada

Gendering the UN Convention against Torture & Non-state Torture Victimization

March 6, 2013

Byline by:  Maureen Weinberger, Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario

Trade Unions lobby for their amendments to the draft agreed conclusions!

March 6, 2013

Byline by: Sandra Vermuyten, Public Services International

Partnership Models to end Violence Against Women

March 6, 2013

Byline by:  Barb Dolan, Administrative Vice President CEP Ontario Region

In San Francisco, this model introduces the coordination of public agencies to report data through a centralized reporting system. The collection of data supports funding requests, staffing and agency support along with training models and review of the handling of cases.