March 2015

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March 11, 2015

59th session of the United Nations Commission on the Status of Women

Let’s raise our trade union voice!

Write, tweet, photograph or video tape your messages for the blog

Voices for Universal Public Services at UNCSW59

March 11, 2015

By Elizabeth Dandy, Canadian Union of Public Employees with the Canadian Labour Congress delegation

United States Messages on Strong Civil Society

March 11, 2015

By Jill Christianson, National Education Association and delegate of Education International

UNCSW59 is filled with the stories of inspiring activists. Our sisters' description of ideas, actions and networks ignites us.

March 11, 2015

by Diane Dewing, Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario

As I speak with other women, many of our sessions ignite more than inspiration. They ignite flashbacks. 

Women's Mental Health and The Global Sustainable Development Agenda

March 11, 2015

by Rian McLaughlin, Ontario Teachers' Federation

Sponsor: World Federation for Mental Health

Panelists from:

WFMH, United Nations Population Fund and National Taiwan University

Sweden as a feminist country and government

March 11, 2015

By: Jan Simpson, @jmsimpson1, Canadian Union of Postal Workers; Jeannie Baldwin, @jeanniebaldwin, Public Service Alliance of Canada and Shirley Friesen @samsquirrel22, The Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada

Imagine living in a country having a feminist government. It can happen, and it exists in Sweden.

Women want decent work, not “Uber jobs”

March 11, 2015

by Adriane Paavo, United Steelworkers and a member of the Canadian Labour Congress delegation

Challenges for young migrant workers

March 11, 2015

by Diane Dewing, Elementary Teachers' Federation of Ontario

Reflections on the CSW59 sessions

March 11, 2015

By Susie Proulx-Daigle, New Brunswick Union